Dubai: Nelson Mandela has great influence over South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada, one of the top fast bowlers in the world and he likes to fight for the right things like him and trusts to impose his opinion on anyone. do not do.
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Rabada has currently taken the highest 21 wickets (in 10 matches) in IPL 2020 from Delhi Capitals. He told how impressed he was with Mandela, who fought against apartheid policy.
He said, ‘Nelson Mandela played a very important role in the world and especially in South Africa. It is freedom to fight for basic needs and it is important that no one feels marginalized. This is important. Freedom of mind is the most important thing and as a player you want to spread this message because you have the platform to do so. ‘
Rabada is a famous figure but he sees himself as a common man. He said, ‘Many people take inspiration from us as a player, but if I compare myself to a common person, then I am probably the same.’
He said during the ‘Virtual Press Conference’, ‘Cricket gives me a platform as well as social responsibility which reminds me that I need to fight for the right things. But I have never imposed my views or opinions on anyone.