Abu Dhabi: Delhi Capitals (DC) veteran bowler Amit Mishra achieved success in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020), his career with the Indian team has never taken off but this leg-spinner has given up thinking about it. .
Mishra has taken 157 wickets in 148 matches in the IPL and he is second in the league’s list of highest wicket takers after Lasith Malinga.
Mishra has said, ‘I don’t know if I am inferior to the other or not. I used to think very much about it earlier, so the mind wandered. Now I just focus on my game.
He told the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, ‘To be honest, I did not get what I deserved. People know who Amit Mishra is. That’s enough for me I have to concentrate on my cricket and bowling which I have been doing.
The 37-year-old bowler praised his fellow Haryana bowler Rahul Tewatia. He said that by playing innings which made a place in the IPL legends, Rahul Tewatia has performed optimistically. Tewatia and Amit Mishra are both from Haryana and played together for the Delhi Capitals in 2018.
Mishra said, ‘He was focusing on his batting. The way he played yesterday, it is good for the future of Haryana cricket. I want him to continue playing like this as well ‘.
He said, ‘I thought he could play well but the way he played yesterday, I had not even thought. Many times you are able to focus so much that you can turn the situation to suit you. This kind of shift is not seen again and again. It will be one of the best innings of his life ‘.
Mishra said that the pitch of Abu Dhabi is helpful to the batsmen. He said, ‘We have not practiced on this wicket but it is helpful for the batsmen. It is a bit slow and the batsman is getting time to play the shot.