IPL 2022: Mohammad Kaif Slams KKR For Mistreating Indian Spinner. Mohammad Kaif slammed KKR for how they treated Kuldeep Yadav. Saying he is “emotional” and needs to be “managed well.”
Kuldeep Yadav released by Kolkata Knight Riders. After their campaign end with a loss to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the final, despite having not play a single game during IPL 2021. The spinner purchase by Delhi Capitals (DC) during the IPL mega auction for Rs 2 crore and has since taken IPL 2022 by storm. The Indian spinner named ‘Player of the Match’ for his outstanding performance against Mumbai Indians (MI) in Match 2 at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif praised Kuldeep’s performance against Mumbai while also criticizing KKR’s treatment of the bowler.
During a conversation with Sportskeeda, he stated, “Kuldeep Yadav has a track record of winning matches. But he is also someone who must be well managed. He is quite emotional and suffers from depression if he is not given the bowling or is dropped from the team.”
Mohammad Kaif Slams KKR “Used To Be Made To Sit At Home”
“When Dinesh Karthik and Eoin Morgan were captains at KKR, he was made to sit at home and not even be a part of the squad. Any match-winner feels the pressure when you act like this “, he went on to say.
MI could only manage 177 for five in 20 overs, with Kuldeep taking three wickets in four overs. He was responsible for the dismissals of Rohit Sharma, Anmolpreet Singh, and Kieron Pollard.
An unbeaten partnership between Lalit Yadav and Axar Patel helped Delhi reach 179 for six in 18.2 overs while chasing a target of 178 runs.
Lalit was unbeaten after scoring 48 runs off 38 balls. Axar, on the other hand, smacked 38 runs not out off just 17 deliveries.