Pat Cummins Picks His Favourite IPL Moment; Speaks On Gautam Gambhir’s Captaincy

Pat Cummins Picks His Favourite IPL Moment; Speaks On Gautam Gambhir’s Captaincy

Ace Australia and Kolkata Knight Riders pacer, Pat Cummins is gearing up for the upcoming 14th version of the Indian Premier League. The speedster is in quarantine in Chennai, the place KKR start their marketing campaign towards Sunrisers Hyderabad.

While in isolation, Pat Cummins, who was purchased for Rs. 15.5 crore earlier than final season, determined to have interaction along with his followers by a  Q&A session on Instagram. He was requested a number of questions on his private {and professional} life.

When requested what was his favorite second within the IPL, the 27-year-old picked the title victory beneath Gautam Gambhir in 2014. It was Pat Cummins’ maiden IPL season; he performed only a solitary match then however says that successful the trophy, and later seeing hundreds of followers celebrating it was surreal. He loved taking part in beneath Gambhir and cherished the previous skipper was aggressiveness.

Gautam Gambhir led KKR to IPL titles in 2012 and 2014. Image-ANI

“Favourite moment was my first IPL in 2014 with Kolkata winning the title and then going to next day and see hundreds of thousands of fans on street going crazy,” Pat Cummins mentioned on his Instagram story.

“Enjoyed playing under GG (Gautam Gambhir) he was always really aggressive as a captain which I loved,” he added.

The Aussie seamer was with KKR in 2014 and 2015 and returned to the aspect final yr. He had a disappointing begin to the season, going wicketless in his first 6 out of 8 matches, however made a powerful comeback with a 3-for and a 4-for to finish the season on a excessive. Unfortunately, nonetheless, KKR missed the playoffs as a result of internet run fee.

I like watching Bumrah bowl: Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins (Image Credit: Twitter)

He named India’s spearhead pacer, Jasprit Bumrah, as his favorite Indian quick bowler, earlier than including that he’s additionally excited to see his KKR teammate, and 2018 Under-19 World Cup winner, Kamlesh Nagarkotti bowl extra this season. Nagarkoti bowled in 10 video games final season and picked 5 wickets, and impressed along with his tempo.

Pat Cummins additionally picked opener Shubman Gill as his favorite KKR batsman and likewise mentioned he would have cherished to play alongside Mitchell Johnson within the 2013/14 Ashes.

“I like watching Bumrah bowl and in KKR youngster Kamlesh Nagarkoti,” the Aussie fast mentioned.

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