For Hardik Pandya, this has been an Indian Premier League deteriorate to remember.
The Mumbai Indians all-rounder has amassed 355 runs, with a strike rate of 198.32 and his fireworks has helped his group transport good during a genocide overs.
And as a group gears adult for a critical tie opposite Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians’ seasoned campaigner, Kieron Pollard heaped regard on a 25-year-old.
“Even when he came onto a scene, if we remember, in a integrate of games for Mumbai (Indians), he finished off with his large hits. He is a tiny man though hits a round a prolonged way. And once he continues to use good and continues to develop as a cricketer, we can see him doing good things not usually for Mumbai Indians though (also for) Indian cricket,” Pollard said.
Having played together for long, Pollard certified that all Hardik requires is some confidence. “It is matter of him carrying a certainty and we giving him a certainty for him to trust in himself, since he is one of those guys who is free-spirited and only goes out and tries to use his childish merriment to have an impact on a game,” a West Indies all-rounder said.
Before a IPL, life was not easy for Hardik. In Sep final year, he suffered a behind damage during a Asia Cup and progressing this year, faced a cessation for argumentative remarks on a radio speak show.
But he shrugged all aside and ensured that he delivers a products for Mumbai.