After a disappointing marketing campaign in UAE final 12 months, Andre Russell will look to fulfill the expectations from him within the upcoming version of the Indian Premier League, ranging from April 9. The 32-12 months-previous may solely amass 117 from 9 innings final 12 months, and would look to enter the competitors with a recent mindset.
Giving glimpses on Russell’s present kind, Kolkata Knight Riders shared a video on Twitter on Saturday, wherein the all-rounder could be seen smashing the ball and almost injuring Dinesh Karthik, who was standing on the non-striker’s finish.
The video was from a pratice match between the members of the KKR camp being held on the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. Here is the video:
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) April 3, 2021
As per a report in indianexpress.com, Karthik scored 90 runs within the contest, and likewise emerged because the main run-scorer together with new recruit Tim Seifert.
The match was performed between groups led by Ben Cutting and Shubman Gill respectively. Karthik featured for Gill’s facet as they amassed 175 of their innings. Meanwhile, Cutting’s staff chased down the goal with 7 balls to spare.
Kolkata Knight Riders will start their IPL 2021 marketing campaign with a match towards Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 11.