File picture of Yashasvi Jaiswal.© BCCI
Out-of-favour India cricketer Dinesh Karthik has backed Yashasvi Jaiswal to change into the ‘subsequent massive title’ within the Indian Premier League. The batting southpaw was purchased by Rajasthan Royals on the worth of Rs 2.4 crore in IPL 2020 auctions. He had gained the Participant of the Event award within the 2020 U-19 World Cup. Within the ongoing IPL season, Jaiswal has been an excellent performer with 304 runs to his title throughout 8 matches at a mean of 38. Additionally, his strike fee has been 147.57.
When requested throughout a Q&A session on Jio Cinema, Karthik picked the RR star Jaiswal to change into the following massive factor in IPL.
Earlier, former batter Suresh Raina had additionally heaped reward on Jaiswal for the poise he confirmed throughout his 77-run knock off 43 balls towards Chennai Tremendous Kings on Thursday evening.
The Royals made probably the most of a superb begin and put up a difficult 202 for five with opener Jaiswal scoring 77 in 43 deliveries with the assistance of 8 fours and 4 sixes.
CSK tried to remain within the hunt thanks largely to Shivam Dube’s 52 nevertheless it simply wasn’t sufficient.
Raina was extraordinarily impressed with the poise Jaiswal confirmed throughout his knock.
“His head position is great and as Robin (Uthappa) said, when he hit a reverse sweep, it stayed so still. He plays close to the body and what I like the most is that his head, whenever he drives the ball, is also very still. When it doesn’t move much, you can get a lot of power into your shot, your swing goes well. It’s very important when he hits his shots, especially his cover drive,” mentioned Raina was quoted as saying in Jio Cinema.
“He respects a good bowler and gives himself time. He knows how to build a game beyond the first six overs. The greatest hallmark of an opener is you attack from overs number 1 to 6 and from overs 7-11 you consolidate. Robin said it well, he’s a superstar of the IPL and will make the country proud in the future,” he added.
(With ANI Inputs)
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