IPL 2023: For two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2023 has not yet lived up to expectations. The team has faced defeat in the last four consecutive matches.
Bengaluru: Seven matches, 2 wins and 5 losses. IPL in 2023 Kolkata Knight Riders So far the performance has been something like this. The two-time champion team has not got much success in the first half of the tournament. Especially after four consecutive defeats, his hopes seem to be fading. But this is a game of cricket and the situation can change anytime here. KKR’s ‘Pandit ji’ has the same hope.
Without regular captain Shreyas Iyer, KKR has been commanded by Nitish Rana. The team started with a defeat but after that it surprised Royal Challengers Bangalore and defending champions Gujarat Titans. Since these victories, however, he has been defeated in four consecutive matches.
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Will come back even after 4 defeats
Despite being in good condition in many matches, the team has let the match slip out of hand. The team has been able to score only 4 points in the points table and is at the eighth position. Despite this, Kolkata’s Panditji i.e. coach Chandrakant Pandit is confident that KKR will make a comeback in the second half of the tournament. Pandit said that for them the tournament is now starting again with the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
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Different players are taking responsibility
Despite the disappointing results, Chandrakant Pandit praised the team and said that not one, but different players have come forward and taken responsibility, be it bowling or bowling. Pandit considered it a good sign for the team’s comeback and hoped that the team would make a strong comeback in the next 7 matches.
Domestic cricket veteran coach Chandrakant Pandit believes that the results may not have come in favor of the team but the team is doing well in batting and bowling. In particular, Pandit gave credit to the batsmen that the team is touching figures up to 200. He is hopeful that the team will make a comeback from the match against Bengaluru.
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