Anne Photograp News 2024

IPL 2024: ‘Nobody plays better spin than Travis’, Abhishek Sharma praises fellow SRH opener after win over LSG

IPL 2024: ‘Nobody plays better spin than Travis’, Abhishek Sharma praises fellow SRH opener after win over LSG

Hyderabad, May 9 Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) young opener Abhishek Sharma has praised his opening partner Travis Head and stated that Australian batsmen have a unique ability to handle spin bowling like no other.

SRH picked up their seventh win of the IPL 2024 as they romped to a 10-wicket win over Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium.

LSG batting first scored 165 runs and managed to score only 27 runs in the Power play. In response, the home side successfully chased down the target of 166 runs in 9.4 overs, thanks to explosive hitting from Head (89 off 30) and Abhishek (75 off 28), for a crucial win and moving to number 3 in the standings. .

“I don’t think anyone plays better spin than Travis. The shots he hit off K Gowtham, normally batters can’t do that, that shows how special he is. He’s very clear, when I talk to him, the way he compliments I have always been a big fan of his over the past year of following him. As our understanding was established and our cooperation improved, we became good friends off the field and started spending more time together,” said Abhishek. about Jio. Cinema while talking about his relationship with Head.

Abhishek, who smashed eight boundaries and six maximums in his sensational defeat to LSG, said his fearless approach was something “he took on during the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.”

“I think this approach is something I adopted during the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. I feel that when I play this way, look at the ball and react, my shots come out better and the bowler takes pressure off .I always thought that if I play in the IPL, I will try to maintain this. Our support staff and Pat (Cummins), the way they think, I have never seen anyone else think like that. “Go out and express yourself. Play as aggressively as you can, we will support you.” I think that matters a lot,” he said.

Sharma also discussed how he tackled the LSG bowlers, saying, “They were bowling cutters in the middle. I thought the cutters could slow down on the go, but Travis and I planned to play it like you would hit a spinner with the So if it’s an off-cutter, we’ll look at long-off covers. If it’s a leg-cutter, we’ll obviously look at mid-wicket or mid-on,” he concluded.

Disclaimer: This post has been auto-published from an agency feed without any modifications to the text and has not been reviewed by an editor