David Warner, Jonny Bairstow have given good starts, SRH need to capitalise on middle-order: Deep Dasgupta

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Indian Premier League: Former India cricketer Deep Dasgupta has identified the middle-order contented with the Sunrisers Hyderabad up of their IPL 2021 opener connected Sunday.

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  • Even aft getting bully starts, SRH did not really capitalise the middle-order: Deep
  • Even SRH spinner Rashid Khan said that helium is improving connected his batting skills
  • SRH commencement their run with taking connected KKR connected Sunday successful Chennai

Sunrisers Hyderabad person started their IPL 2021 run by taking connected Kolkata Knight Riders, connected Sunday (April 11), successful Chennai. Deep Dasgupta, a erstwhile India cricketer and wicketkeeper-batsman, has said that SRH request to capitalise connected their middle-order aft large starts fixed by skipper David Warner and Jonny Bairstow.

The cricketer-turned commentator further said that Kedar Jadhav could adhd the required worth to SRH’s middle-order that has precocious acquisition with the likes of Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson and Mohammad Nabi.

“There volition decidedly beryllium [pressure connected Warner and Bairstow], I mean determination volition decidedly beryllium if we spell backmost and spot two-three years oregon past 4 years wherever Bairstow and Warner did truthful well. Even aft getting bully starts, SRH did not really capitalise the middle-order,” Deep said connected Sports Today.

“But this play if you look astatine the middle-order, adjacent isolated from Kane Williamson, determination is acquisition determination with Kedar Jadhav, Mohammad Nabi. A batch of past performances determination successful that middle-order.”

Rashid Khan, speaking exclusively to India Today Sports Consulting Editor Boria Majumdar connected Sports Today, said that helium is improving connected his batting skills and successful the future, helium desires to beryllium a due all-rounder. So that opens up different accidental for SRH to boost up their batting with added depth.

Rashid who started his vocation arsenic a batsman aboriginal worked connected his bowling to go 1 of the apical spinners successful the white-ball format now. His batting gives him an added vantage successful the mediate bid and helium tin beryllium a useful batsman astatine 8 successful some the T20 and ODI format.

"I person ever believed that I tin present with the bat for my team. I person the skills and the talent. When you play astatine the little division, you get utilized to playing astatine a gait of 120-130. I was acceptable successful my archetypal 2 years erstwhile I had to look pacers of 140-plus. I was trying to beryllium idiosyncratic who delivered good successful the squad successful the batting department," Rashid Khan said.