Mumbai: With the start of IPL 2021 (IPL 2021) there are only a few days left, such teams are fiercely preparing to win the title. The players of the two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders are desperate to put aside the bad memories of the previous season and make a fresh start.
Harbhajan’s enormous dedication
At 40, Dinesh Karthik (Dinesh Karthik), vice-captain of the KKR team, is quite impressed by the enthusiasm of Harbhajan Singh. He believes that at this point in his career, the dedication and interest of the senior off-spinner reveals his personality.
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KKR was bought for 2 crore
KKR bought Harbhajan for Rs 2 crore after finding no buyers in the first round of the 2021 IPL auction. Bhajji has played in the IPL for champion teams like Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
Bhajji impresses everyone
Dinesh Karthik, however, said Harbhajan Singh, who has taken over 700 international wickets, impressed everyone with his dedication to the job last week after joining the Kolkata Knight Riders team.
Come early for practice
Karthik told the KKR website: “ He comes early in the training session, way ahead of all the players and he does it continually. He’s been playing for so long and with that in mind I think it won’t be easy, but the interest and passion he’s shown over the past week is fantastic.
Beginnings in 1998
Harbhajan Singh, who made his Test debut in 1998 on behalf of Team India, is preparing for his 23rd season in Peshawar. Dinesh Karthik said Harbhajan also participates in optional practice sessions where he practices batting with wit.
“ Bhajji also plays practice matches ”
Dinesh Karthik said: “Even for the practice game at 7 p.m. he arrives at 4 a.m. He beats before that, he plays Shakib (Al Hasan) and (Eoin) Morgan. And does the stretches again before that. the practice match.
‘Bhajji will do a great job for KKR’
Karthik said: “ He’s playing in the game and also 20 passes. What more can you expect from a player of his rank? He has achieved everything and despite this, his interest in this stage of his career reflects his character. I’m sure he will do a great job for KKR ‘
KKR’s first game on April 11
Team Kolkata Knight Riders will face Sunrisers Hyderabad at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on April 11 in their 2021 IPL first match.