Mumbai Indians (MI) head coach Mahela Jayawardene was seen giving recommendation to all-rounder Hardik Pandya throughout MI’s internet session yesterday. The legendary Sri Lankan was asking Hardik to speak much less with the bowler and concentrate on his batting as an alternative.
Hardik has been woefully off form after getting back from his damage. He hasn’t bowled a single supply but both, thereby lowering the quantity of worth he brings to the crew. As a outcome, a number of individuals really feel that he shouldn’t be included within the crew as a specialist batsman.
The 27-year-old’s poor kind has additionally affected Mumbai rather a lot. They are getting ready to an exit from the league stage after KKR’s victory over RR yesterday night time in Sharjah. Nevertheless, Hardik is engaged on his batting now that the T20 World Cup is sort of upon us.
MI tweeted the video of Hardik taking suggestions from Jayawardene, with the caption: “The intent & right attitude is all that matters. Watch a candid conversation between Hardik & Mahela during a net session.”
The intent & proper perspective is all that issues 🙌💙
Watch a candid dialog between Hardik & Mahela throughout internet session 💥#OneFamily #MumbaiIndians #IPL2021 #HardikPandya #KhelTakaTak @MahelaJay @hardikpandya7 @MXTakaTak MI TV pic.twitter.com/jCGm0N4mYz
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) October 7, 2021
“Stop talking to the bowlers” – Mahela Jayawardene’s ideas on what Hardik does within the center
The former Lankan batsman identified that Hardik engages in numerous dialog with the bowlers whereas he’s wielding the willow. This is one thing that must be lowered, and as an alternative, he must be speaking to himself and sustaining focus, as per Jayawardene.
“And the other thing when you are practicing as well. Stop the commentary, stop talking to the bowlers, telling them it’s a good length, and stuff like that. You don’t do that in a match. So do whatever you do in the middle during a match. You just talk to yourself. You know, like if you do something wrong, you do whatever you do to yourself,” he stated to Hardik.
MI is virtually out of rivalry for the playoff spot however will likely be going up towards Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) of their closing league recreation tonight.