Indian all-rounder Venkatesh Iyer reiterated that he’s open to bat wherever within the Indian staff’s batting order.
Iyer made his debut in opposition to New Zealand within the first T20I and performed all three video games for India, registering scores of 4, 12* and 20 whereas batting within the middle-order.
Venkatesh Iyer batted at numerous positions in his worldwide debut collection
He wasn’t used for bowling within the first two matches however did bowl within the closing match and dismissed Adam Milne to assert his first wicket in worldwide cricket.
India whitewashed the Black Caps 3-0 within the T20I collection after shedding to them within the Group 2 of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
Within the second T20I, Iyer was promoted to bat at No.3 and was additionally batted at No.5 and 6 within the different two video games.
I’ve ready myself mentally to bat wherever: Venkatesh Iyer
Iyer, who opened for KKR within the second leg of IPL 2021, mentioned he’s mentally ready to bat wherever for India.
“It’s at all times good to contribute in a number of departments. I’m an all-rounder, and I have to be prepared in all three departments – batting, bowling in addition to fielding. I don’t wish to give attention to the competitors half. If I’m picked, it’s my responsibility to carry out. As a batsman, I have to be versatile to bat at any place.
“For this, I’ve ready myself mentally. Be it opening the innings, No. 3. No 5, or decrease down the order, ship me, I’ll rating runs. When you’re representing your nation, you must play in keeping with the staff. You must put the staff first,” Iyer informed TimesofIndia.com.
“No matter problem comes my manner, I’ll settle for it. As a cricketer, I must be prepared for all the things. If my captain asks me to bowl, I’ll bowl as many overs as wanted and decide wickets. If my captain asks me to bat, I’ll go to the center and rating as many runs for my staff as potential,” he added.
Iyer was the revelation of IPL 2021 and broke into the KKR staff together with his power-hitting spree in opposition to one of the best bowlers on the earth.
Iyer scored 370 runs from 10 innings within the second section of IPL 2021 on the strike price of 128.41.