Chennai Tremendous Kings skipper Ravindra Jadeja desires his group to seek out methods to return again stronger at the same time as he defended opener Ruturaj Gaikwad’s poor type after his group’s third successive defeat within the IPL 2022. After having misplaced to Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Supergiants within the first two video games, CSK on Sunday (April 3) suffered a 54-run loss to Punjab Kings.
“I think we lost too many wickets in the powerplay and didn’t find momentum from ball one. We need to find a way to come back stronger,” Jadeja mentioned after the match.
Requested if he has issues about Ruturaj Gaikwad’s type, the skipper mentioned: “No, we need to give him (Gaikwad) confidence as we all know he’s a very good player. I’m sure he will come good.”
He additionally praised Shivam Dube, who has now scored back-to-back fifties. “Dube has been batting well and I think keeping him in a good frame of mind is the key. We will try our best to work hard and come back stronger.”
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An ecstatic Mayank Agarwal was all reward for his teammates after a scientific present. “I said nothing to Livingstone. Everyone holds their breath when he’s batting,” Agarwal mentioned.
He additionally lavished reward on Vaibhav Arora who bought two wickets for 21 runs. “Vaibhav was with us a couple of years back and we saw the talent. KKR picked him up, but we wanted him because he’s something different.”
Agarwal attributed Anil Kumble’s eye for expertise find Jitesh Sharma. “With Jitesh, Anil bhai had seen him at Mumbai Indians. He has great intent and he’s a fantastic keeper. The standout thing about him is his attitude. We will definitely look to play hard, positive cricket. We have to be emotionally intelligent if it doesn’t come off,” he mentioned.
(with PTI inputs)