Abu Dhabi: Kolkata Knight Riders (DC) captain Dinesh Kartik (Dinesh Kartik), who came back from the face of defeat against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), has praised his bowlers.
After the match, Karthik said, ‘From the way Lokesh Rahul and Mayank Agarwal were batting, it seemed that we have to do something special to come back. The way Sunil and Varun bowled and the famous performance in their first match is fantastic.
Naren threw the 18th over of the innings and conceded just two runs. In the 19th over, Famous gave six runs and took the wicket of Punjab set batsman KL Rahul besides Prabhasimran Singh and reversed the match. After which Naren did not let Punjab score 14 runs in the last over.
Karthik said, ‘Famous are special. The kind of comeback he bowled in the second spell tells how good a bowler he is. Sunil has always stood for us. They remain calm. He always finds the best ways to contribute to the team. Not only Naren, much credit goes to Brandon McCallum (head coach) and Eoin Morgan.
Let us know that Kolkata, batting first in the match played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, scored a respectable score of 164 runs on the basis of 57 runs of Shubman Gill and 58 runs of Karthik. Punjab looked to be winning at one time but Sunil Naren, the famous Krishna returned to Kolkata in the last three overs. Karthik was also adjudged Man of the Match for his innings.