Nasser Hussain, the previous England batsman and skipper, heaped reward on Indian batsman opener KL Rahul who received the Orange Cap for scoring most runs in IPL 2020.
Nasser Hussain termed KL Rahul as ‘among the finest white-ball gamers going round’ for his exploits within the recently-concluded IPL 2020.
Nasser Hussain: KL Rahul Is One Of Greatest White Ball Gamers
KL Rahul walked away with the Orange Cap award, introduced to the best run-scorer of an IPL season regardless of his workforce Kings XI Punjab not making it to the play-offs of IPL 2020.
“Rahul, I feel, is among the greatest white-ball gamers going in the meanwhile,” Hussain advised Skysports.
Nasser Hussain commented on the convenience with which he performs his pictures by saying he is an effective function mannequin for children dreaming of constructing their cricket depend.
“He is an effective lesson for any younger boy or lady about tips on how to stroke a cricket ball and never over-hit it. Rahul strokes it fantastically,” Hussain added.
The KXIP captain amassed 670 runs in 14 matches at a staggering common of 55.83 together with a highest rating of an unbeaten 132* which can be the all-time greatest rating by an Indian in IPL. His 132 not out is highest rating in IPL 2020.
KL Rahul, who’s presently in Australia as a part of the Indian facet for the three T20Is, three ODIs and four-Check sequence, was picked in Nasser Hussain’s IPL XI and was named captain for the 13th season.
Nasser Hussain Picks Shikhar Dhawan As KL Rahul’s Opening Associate
Nasser Hussain picked Delhi Capitals left-hander Shikhar Dhawan as KL Rahul’s opening companion in his facet.
Shikhar Dhawan had scored 618 runs in 17 matches and completed because the second-highest run-getter of IPL behind KL Rahul. He averaged 44.14 and have become first batsman to hit 2 successive again to again tons. The duo had been the one gamers to attain above 600 runs.
“These two openers are so pleasing on the attention. T20 is about muscle and hitting the ball nevertheless it’s additionally about stroking the ball and Dhawan and Rahul had magnificent tournaments,” Nasser Hussain mentioned.
Nasser Hussain’s workforce of the match: KL Rahul (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, AB de Villiers (wk), Hardik Pandya, Jofra Archer, Rashid Khan, Kagiso Rabada, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult.
Each KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan can be one of many frontrunners to be open for India when the Virat Kohli led facet begins their Australia tour with the ODI sequence in Sydney on November 27. The tour will comprise of three ODIs, as many T20Is and four Assessments.