Kolkata Knight Riders mentor David Hussey has praised the team’s new captain Shreyas Iyer. IPL is going to start from 26th March. KKR’s team will play its first match against CSK on 26 March. Before that, a big statement of the team’s mentor David Hussey has come to the fore. In which he has said a big thing for the captaincy of Shreyar Iyer.
David Hussey said this for Shreyas Iyer
Kolkata Knight Riders commanded the team this year Young players of the Indian team Shreyer Iyer (Shreyas Iyer) hands. KKR’s team made a big bid in the mega auction and bought Shreyar Iyer for 12.25 crores and joined the team. Experienced players like team Pat Cummins were present, but the franchise decided to move forward under the leadership of Shreyer Iyer. While his captaincy, mentor David Hussey made a big deal in the press conference. David Hussey said that,
“Shreyer Iyer is a good captain. He has a good captaincy mind. The way Shreyer Iyer has done for Delhi is commendable. Schreier has impressed a lot with his captaincy. I think Shreyer Iyer will express himself really well and take the team forward under his leadership, it was a very good decision to have Shreyer Iyer as the captain. I think it is a smart move by Brendon McCullum and the KKR management.”
‘We have good players’
Before IPL, KKR’s team has suffered a big setback. Pat Cummins and Aaron Finch will miss the first five matches. This is a matter of concern for the team, but the team has good players as a substitute. Let us tell you that Pat Cummins and Aaron Finch are on a tour of Pakistan. Will play Test and ODI with Australian team. KKR will be able to join the team only after this series is over. To which David Hussey said that
“It is a matter of concern that your best players are not available but international cricket is paramount. He misses the first five games. But after five matches, these players will join the team. Both are quality players. Hopefully they can perform according to the game plan.”