Cricketer turned commentator Kevin Pietersen revealed that England opener Jason Roy was left with disappointment to not play the primary two video games within the second half of IPL 2021.
Roy, who changed David Warner as Sunrisers Hyderabad opener, made an excellent begin with the franchise by scoring a scintillating half-century towards Rajasthan Royals.
Jason Roy is dedicated to coaching and warm-up for each match: Kevin Pietersen
Roy smashed 60 off 42 balls with the assistance of eight boundaries and a six as SRH gained their second recreation of the match. Pietersen stated that Roy had informed him that it was nice preparation for him forward of the T20 World Cup in UAE.
“For Jason Roy to exchange him and make a half-century in his first match, although, was very pleasing. We see issues taking place out right here that you simply guys don’t. Roy is dedicated to coaching, dedicated to the warm-up for each match and has thrown himself into IPL life,” Pietersen wrote in his weblog for Betway Insider.
“I spoke to him after the primary two video games and he was bitterly disenchanted to not be enjoying, however he simply stated: ‘Hear, I’m right here, and that is nice preparation for the T20 World Cup’. He’d been practising his bottom off and now he’s acquired his likelihood, which is nice information for Sunrisers and for England,” Pietersen added.
Roy couldn’t carry ahead his good knock towards RR as he departed for the scores of two & 10 in his subsequent two innings.
Will SRH retain David Warner for IPL 2022?
Warner was faraway from the captaincy after SRH may solely register one win within the first leg of IPL 2021, and Williamson was reinstated again to the function.
Nevertheless, Warner’s omission within the enjoying XI occurred for the second time since he was axed from the captaincy function and it places a query mark about his future with the Hyderabad outfit.
SRH are languishing on the backside of the factors desk having gained simply two of their 12 video games within the league up to now.