Hardik Pandya says “It changed things for me actually” in the Indian Premier League. Hardik Pandya bellow back to form with a classy unbeaten knock of 40. Also, to steer his side to a six-wicket victory in their crucial fixture. Against the Punjab Kings on Tuesday in IPL 2021. Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pandy describes his thought process while batting. The swashbuckler admitted to struggling. Against the Punjab Kings bowlers early on in his innings. However, he expects things had changed after he coped with a body blow while facing Shami.
“To be honest, I will give credit to Shami as well because the ball which I got hit woke me up. I also told Kieron Pollard the same. It changed things for me actually, because I was finding it difficult before that,” Hardik Pandya said.
Pandya expressed he puts an emphasis on making the most of his openings each time. He does not pay regard to what has happened on the previous ball. It is totally centered on the upcoming delivery.
“I try to make sure that every opportunity is a new opportunity. You can be the hero or you can contribute in a way that your team can win. I have always been the kind of cricketer who has seen the ball and played. I forget what has happened on the previous ball and then make sure that I give my 100% when the next ball arrives,” Pandya said.
It was under the scanner because of his recent form slump. However, Hardik’s match-winning knock against Punjab’s intimidating bowling attack could do wonders for his confidence.
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Nathan Coulter-Nile was impressed by many with his inspiring spell against KL Rahul. While he could not manage to pick up any wickets. Also, conceded just 19 runs from his quota of four overs. He emerged as the most economical bowler against PBKS.