DC vs KKR: Eoin Morgan should lead KKR, not Dinesh Karthik, Sreesanth said
S Sreesanth feels that England limited overs captain Eoin Morgan should replace the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) franchise in place of Dinesh Karthik. KKR suffered an 18-run defeat against the Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 on Saturday at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. In the match against Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capital scored 228 for four in the stipulated 20 overs and then held their opponents to 210 for eight, winning the match by 18 runs.
“Truly @ Eoin16 should lead the side, (surly not * dk kolaimandaaaiii) World Cup winning captain should lead ipl. I hope #kkr will look into the issue. And win. They will be one such There is a need for a leader who will lead from the front like Rohit., Dhoni or Virat..a player, ”Sreesanth tweeted.
Really feel @ Eoin16 Should lead the side, (surly not * dk kolaimandaaaiii)
) World Cup winning captain should lead on behalf of ipl. I hope #kkr Look at this issue. And they need a leader who comes from the front like Rohit, Dhoni or Virat, who is a player. #ipl #kkr #Cricket
– Sreesanth (@ sreesanth36) October 3, 2020
Morgan came to bat at number six for KKR and even when he went to the crease, KKR needed 112 runs to win 43 balls. Morgan and Tripathi hit a 78-run knock to keep KKR’s hopes alive.
Morgan was dismissed by Eric Nortje at the score of 44, but Tripathi was present for KKR in the final over as the team needed 26 runs to win. However, in the last over, Marcus Stoinis bowled cleanly to Tripathi (36) to win Delhi by 18 runs.
Dinesh Karthik came to bat at number five for KKR but managed to score just six runs. In the tournament so far, Karthik has played four matches, scoring a total of 37 runs.
In the match against KKR, Prithvi Shaw and Shreyas Iyer performed brilliantly with the bat for Delhi. Iyer smashed 88, while Shaw scored 66 runs. The opening pair of Shikhar Dhawan and Shaw also scored 56 runs in the first five overs. Eventually, Delhi posted the total match-winning total on the board.