Varun Chakravarthy says “Our bench strength is amazing this year” in the Indian Premier League. Varun Chakravarthy accepts Kolkata Knight Riders have a great squad to put in a string of solid performances within the UAE. The franchise is currently placed seventh within the league table. It is the only over Sunrisers Hyderabad.
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Varun Chakravarthy has been a regular first-team part of the group. Since the final season and resulting to put Yadav being out of the competition. Also, he picked up seven wickets in seven matches. At a total of 7.82 within the first half of the 2021 Indian Premier League.
However, the franchise has competed to gain momentum. Since the win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in their first game. They move along to lose tight games. It is including their chase against the Mumbai Indians. After that, they have only recorded a single win.
“Our bench strength is amazing this year because we have a backup for every player in the playing XI. Somehow, things did not go well and I really feel that this break might have helped. We could not gel at the right time and I feel this time, this gap will help us and we will do really well,” Aakash Chopra.
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Kolkata Knight Riders have missed out on the playoffs. Also, in the last two seasons by the smallest of margins. They have tied in Kiwi pacer Tim Southee as a substitute player for Aussie speedster Pat Cummins. He chooses to be out of the UAE leg of Indian Premier League 2021.
“Yes, those discussions did happen but it was too late to do because by that time Maxwell and ABD scored their fifties and they were well settled. I felt they used me whenever they wanted a wicket and at those stages, they used me,” Varun Chakravarthy said.