IPL 2022: Irfan Pathan said that the future of KKR is bright under the leadership of Shreyas Iyer.© Instagram
Former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan said that Shreyas Iyer’s journey as captain was remarkable and the future of Kolkata Knight Riders was bright under the leadership of this dynamic Indian cricketer. Iyer has been appointed KKR captain ahead of IPL 2022 and he has impressed everyone with the way he has led the team so far. After a win in the opening match against the Chennai Super Kings, the Kolkata Knight Riders succumbed to a six -wicket defeat against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their second match of the season, where their shot failed to click at Dr DY Patil’s Sports Academy in Navi Mumbai.
Meanwhile, the Punjab Kings (PBKS) kicked off their 2022 Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign with a five -wicket win against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the DY Patil Stadium last Sunday.
Former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan said during an episode of ‘Cricket Live’ on Star Sports: “Shreyas Iyer is an outstanding captain. Remember, he took on a mid -season captain like Rohit Sharma who was named Mumbai India captain in the middle of the season. In the 2013 IPL. Delhi Capitals, Shreyas started well under the supervision of coach Ricky Ponting and he continued to improve his decision -making skills in his first stint as captain. “
“But his captaincy move is getting more noticeable this season and we will talk more about it during the tournament. He is the captain of the players. He supports the players at all times and that is a good sign for a leader. The future of Kolkata is bright under his watch and we have a glimpse into the first few games, “he added.
In the next round match, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will clash with Punjab Kings (PBKS) on Friday here at Wankhede Stadium.
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