Dinesh Karthik (Photo Credits: GETTY)
Mumbai: More than 40 years of Harbhajan Singh (Harbhajan Singh), children like the enthusiasm of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team vice-captain Dinesh Karthik (Dinesh Kartik) are very impressed that this turning point of this experienced off-spinner’s career But commitment and interest reflect his character.
This year, KKR bought Harbhajan for two crore rupees after finding no buyers in the first round of the Indian Premier League players’ auction. Harbhajan has played in the IPL on behalf of champion teams like Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
Karthik, however, said that this experienced off-spinner, who has taken more than 700 international wickets, has impressed everyone with his dedication to work in the last one week after joining the team here.
Karthik told KKR’s website, “He comes early in the practice session, well before all the players and he does it consistently.” He has been playing for so long and keeping this in mind, I think it will not be easy. But the interest and passion he has shown in the last one week is fantastic. ”
Harbhajan Singh, who made his Test debut in 1998 for India, is preparing to play in his 23rd Peshawar season. Karthik said that Harbhajan is also taking part in optional practice sessions where he is practicing batting with full spirit.
He said, “Even for the practice match to be held at seven in the evening, he comes at four o’clock. He bats before this, he bowls Shakib (Al Hasan) and (Eoin) Morgan and does the stretching again before the practice match.
Karthik said, “He bowls in the match and also fielding 20 overs. What more can you expect from a player of his rank? He has achieved everything and despite this, the interest he is showing at this stage of his career reflects his character. I am sure he will do a great job for KKR. ”
KKR’s team will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in Chennai in their first match of IPL 2021 on Sunday.
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