Chris Gayle has chosen to out of the remaining seasons of IPL 2021. Aakash Chopra believes the Punjab Kings have been hit hard by the removal of Chris Gayle from the rest of IPL 2021. Gayle has been chosen out of the remainder of the 2021 season of the Indian Premier League due to bubble fatigue. Chris wants to take a break from bubble life ahead of the upcoming T20 World Cup. Whereas seeing the Punjab Kings clash against the Kolkata Knight Riders. In the video shared on his YouTube channel, Chopra highlighted the former’s selection problem.
Chris Gayle has chosen, “This is an interesting one because Gayle is not there, he has said that he is leaving. What will happen to this team with Gayle not there? Overseas player – if you wish you can give a chance to Fabien Allen or Chris Jordan. You can play whoever you want, it will not make a difference,” Aakash Chopra said.
Moreover, he pointed out that the Punjab Kings do not have any overseas batsmen. Also, waiting in the wings and the ones playing have not covered themselves in glory.
“What can you do, you will have to play for someone like Gayle. I feel for the team – what are you people doing, Nicholas Pooran is not making runs, Gayle has left now, you have played Markram, there is no overseas player sitting out now,” Chopra observed.
“You have Fabien Allen, Adil Rashid, Chris Jordan – but don’t have the batsmen, only these many were there. Malan had not come and in place of him, you had taken Markram. Now no one is left, whom will you play?” he added.
Lastly, Punjab Kings could take to play Moises Henriques. If they want to field an overseas batting all-rounder in place of Gayle. Chopra marked off by expressing that the Punjab Kings. He seems even to choose to go into the match with fair three overseas experts.