Mumbai skipper Rohit Sharma said Hardik Pandya has “a little problem” and is uncomfortable with bowling, so the player has not been used with the ball. Rohit also stressed that he does not want to pressure any player by giving him a role that he cannot. “We’ve had his assessment every three to four games and we’ve talked to him about what he wants to do. He’s not comfortable bowling at the moment. We’ve left all those decisions to him. If he’s comfortable. feel, he will. Be happy to bowl. But right now he doesn’t feel comfortable. He has a problem. It would have been great to have him bowl, “Rohit said at the press conference prior to the contest.
“… We don’t want to put pressure on individuals where we expect something for them and he can’t do it and the team’s morale is going down. We don’t want that situation. Hardik is very important to us as a player and his at bat was really a key for us to make it to the final, ”he added.
Although Hardik did not bowl in the tournament, the all-rounder was a very crucial player for the team due to his power hitting skills. Another MI player who has made a big impression with the bat is Suryakumar Yadav.
Yadav has played many won matches for the team during the tournament. Rohit praised Yadav for his performance, saying the player has “taken his game to another level”.
“Surya is someone who has taken his game to another level. We’ve all seen it, we’ve all witnessed it. One good thing about him that caught my eye was his pace and sticking to that pace when he hits. He’s done extremely well. Good for us and I’m very happy for him. He’s here to make it big and we can see that happen, “he said.
During the game against Delhi Capitals (DC) on November 5, Boult had run off the ground during the Delhi innings due to a groin load. The Kiwi-pacer had thrown only two overs into the match.
Rohit gave an update on Boult saying, “Trent is looking pretty good, he’s going to have a session with all of us today and we’ll see how it goes. Fingers crossed, hopefully he plays.”
The MI will take on DC in the final of the IPL on Tuesday.
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