Yash Dayal
Yash Dayal. (Picture Supply: IPL/BCCI)

Gujarat Titans’ pacer Yash Dayal has praised “calm and assured” captain Hardik Pandya and shared how he boosts the boldness of a bowler. Pandya has been named captain for India for the upcoming two-match T20I collection in opposition to Eire. He was additionally chosen as Rishabh Pant’s deputy after KL Rahul suffered a groin damage simply earlier than the primary match in opposition to South Africa.

The star Indian all-rounder has made an amazing comeback from his recurring again damage with constantly good performances. He was the best run-scorer for the Gujarat Titans with 487 runs in 15 matches at a strike price of 131.26 in IPL 2022, however he impressed everybody extra together with his management expertise by guiding his group to IPL glory in his debut season as a captain.

“Hardik Pandya may be very calm and assured, and he is aware of what to do at what level of the sport. He’s a bowler’s captain. If in case you have confidence in your self, he allows you to take your personal selections. That additional boosts the boldness of a bowler. I might say he’s one of the best captain I’ve performed underneath,” Yash Dayal instructed ESPNcricinfo.

Ashish Nehra backed me loads from the start: Yash Dayal

The 24-year-old Dayal was spectacular for the Titans in his debut IPL season, with 11 wickets in 9 matches. Dayal got here to limelight for his terrific spell within the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021, which led him earn INR 3.20 crore in IPL 2022 mega public sale. He thanked former Indian pacer Ashish Nehra, bowling coach at Gujarat Titans, for supporting him from the beginning of the season.

“Ashish Nehra backed me loads from the start. Earlier I used to attempt quite a lot of various things and experiment. However Ashish sir taught me that one should be centered and centered, and taught me some fundamental plans to observe with out taking an excessive amount of strain and never being harsh on your self. It’s a really aggressive stage of cricket so that you should be good too. He mentioned the way you ship and execute is essential, like the way you bowl to the openers initially, what’s your plan for them, totally different plans for loss of life over,” Dayal mentioned.