Hardik Pandya is the captain of Gujarat Titans in IPL.Image Credit source: BCCI
New Delhi: Hardik Pandya K’s stars are on the rise these days. The T20 captaincy in the Indian cricket team is unofficially in his hands. While taking charge of Gujarat Titans in IPL, he made the team champion. Once again his team is performing strongly. Among the achievements of Hardik Pandya’s career, questions are often raised about his attitude ie Attitude and because of this he was dropped in junior cricket.
The career of Hardik Pandya, who has been spreading his wings in International Cricket and IPL for the last 7-8 years, was not made so easily. The story of his and his brother Krunal Pandya’s struggles is quite famous. How both the brothers made their mark fighting against difficult economic conditions. But now Hardik Pandya himself has also told about that aspect which rarely came out before.
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Didn’t get chance even after scoring runs
Between IPL 2023, Gujarat Titans captain Hardik told in an interview given to Geo Cinema that when he was 17 years old, he was not selected in the Baroda team. Talking to former Indian batsman Robin Uthappa, Hardik told that he had scored around 800 runs but he was not selected and a batsman who scored around 300 runs was selected in his place.
Hardik told that the reason for not being selected was given to his bad attitude. Hardik made it clear that respect is more important for him and if someone respects him, he will also respect him.
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Gujarat’s position strong again
At present, Hardik has earned a lot of respect as the captain of Gujarat Titans. The team is doing well under his leadership. In the current season too, Gujarat has secured the maximum 12 points and is currently on the first position above the rest of the 9 teams. Hardik’s team now face neighboring Rajasthan Royals in the next match, against whom they have already lost once this season.
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