Former Indian opener Wasim Jaffer felt that Shreyas Iyer wants to enhance his recreation towards the quick bowlers to make sure he’s extra profitable within the longer run. Iyer scored a 27-ball 36 towards South Africa within the first T20I which included one 4 and three sixes, nevertheless, he did present struggles towards the quick bowling. He was dismissed going for an enormous heave within the offside towards Dwaine Pretorious and his off-stumps bails have been knocked off.
This isn’t the primary time that Iyer has barely confronted the warmth towards the quick bowlers as his strike price within the current IPL 2022 reveals a substantial distinction towards the spin and tempo. The precise-hander had a strike price of 150 towards the spinners in IPL 2022 whereas it drops right down to 13o towards the quick bowlers which clearly reveals that there’s a lot of room for enchancment for the KKR skipper towards the quicks.
Shreyas Iyer must develop some photographs with which he can dominate the quick bowlers: Wasim Jaffer
Jaffer talked about the best way Shreyas Iyer strikes across the crease when he feels the strain towards quick bowlers and tries to go over the off-side fielders to get these boundaries. He famous Iyer’s strengths towards spin bowling however wasn’t satisfied about his gameplay towards the quick bowlers. He felt that Iyer wants to enhance on his boundary hitting towards quicks if he has to bat within the prime 4 and added that some extra runs may have come his manner if he had the photographs.
“You sort of know when Shreyas will get caught, he strikes round within the wicket loads. He goes outdoors and needs to entry the off-side. In any other case, you received’t see him hitting quite a lot of boundaries or sixes off the quick bowlers. He did take down Shamsi after which in a while Ishan Kishan took on the Keshav Maharaj risk,” Jaffer advised ESPNCricinfo.
“Have a look at the long run, he must develop some photographs with which he can dominate the quick bowlers additionally. He’s batting within the prime 4, he’s not any person who comes on the backend. So he has to enhance his recreation, particularly the boundary hitting towards quick bowlers. That innings may have been a bit bit higher. 10-15 extra would have come if he had hit a pair extra boundaries on this innings,” he added.