Chennai Super Kings are struggling to seek out their method back to profitable methods within the Indian Premier League 2020. The three-time champions received the season opener in opposition to the defending champions Mumbai Indians, however then have misplaced all the following three games. One of the worrying indicators for the franchise is the type of opener Shane Watson and questions are being requested if MS Dhoni would possibly change Watson within the upcoming game in opposition to Kings XI Punjab. (IPL 2020 Full Coverage)
Addressing the identical query, former India cricketer and two-time IPL profitable captain for Kolkata Knight Riders, Gautam Gambhir mentioned that he would by no means change Watson within the taking part in XI.
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Watson, to date, has performed 4 games by which he has scored 52 runs at a mean of 13 runs and a strike rate of 108.33.
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“I would never drop Shane Watson, because their entire batting order looks so rusty. Kedar Jadhav looks rusty. Ambati Rayudu looks rusty,” Gambhir mentioned in a chat reveal on ESPNCricinfo.
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“I know Shane Watson is not in the best of forms, imagine replacing Shane Watson with Ruturaj Gaekwad? Obviously, he is a young cricket, developing cricket. Or Murali Vijay? I would back Shane Watson for another 4-5 games.
“I know it’s a tricky situation for MS, but you got to back your best batsman. A batsman who can wins game if he comes off good. At the moment, he has not, but he can come at any time, you never know,” Gambhir additional mentioned.
CSK will face off in opposition to KXIP on Sunday.