Sharjah: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik has said that the spinners are harder to hit than the fast bowlers in Sharjah. Before the T20 World Cup, this talk of Dinesh Karthik is good news for the Indian spinners. KKR won by three wickets in a low-scoring match against Delhi Capitals. Dinesh Karthik said, ‘I think Nitish Rana was feeling well. The fact is that he thought spinner Lalit Yadav would come so he prepared himself for those shots.
hard to hit spinners
Dinesh Karthik said, ‘At that stage, the only discussion between us was that we have to win the match. We had to have the right intention so that we could go for it. If not, we will rotate the striker. This pitch was not easy for Rotable. The fact is that the spinners are harder to hit here than the fast bowlers. Karthik said, ‘Nitish played a responsible innings. The good thing was that he remained unbeaten till the end which was very important for us. The way he handled the pressure, it was pleasant to see that he has matured. Karthik said, ‘It is important that Nitish plays like this because he has the ability to do it. The most important thing in his life is that if he wants to make a place in the national team, then he has to play such innings. They have the talent to do so.
When will the T20 World Cup start?
The T20 World Cup 2021 will start in the UAE from October 17. 16 teams will participate in this tournament. The tournament will begin with the Round 1 Group B match between Oman and Papua New Guinea, in which other Group B teams Scotland and Bangladesh will take on each other. Group A consists of Ireland, Netherlands, Sri Lanka and Namibia. Round 1 matches will run from October 17 to October 22. The top two teams from each group will move to the Super 12 stage starting from 23 October. The first semi-final will be held on November 10 in Abu Dhabi. The second semi-final will be played on November 11 in Dubai. Reserve days have been kept in both the semi-finals. The final of the tournament will be played in Dubai on November 14. A reserve day has also been kept for the final.
India has to be careful
India is considered to be a strong contender to win the T20 World Cup this year, but there is a team that can break Team India’s dream of winning the trophy. The team that can break Team India’s dream of winning the T20 World Cup trophy is West Indies, the most dangerous team in the T20 format. In the last T20 World Cup tournament played in the year 2016, the West Indies knocked out India after defeating them in the semi-finals. The title of 2016 T20 World Cup was also won by West Indies, who is also the defending champion this time.
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