Shakib Al Hasan names Ravindra Jadeja as one his three favorite present cricketers
Shakib is about to play for the Kolkata Knight Riders within the 2021 IPL.
Shakib Al Hasan, the Bangladesh all-rounder, has named Ben Stokes, Kane Williamson, and Ravindra Jadeja as his three favorite cricketers among the many present set of gamers. Shakib is at the moment gearing up for the 2021 version of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The veteran is about to play for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) after being purchased within the public sale at a value of INR 3.20 crores.
Shakib could be coming face-to-face with all three of Williamson, Stokes, and Jadeja within the IPL. Stokes and Williamson play for the Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) respectively, whilst Jadeja plies his commerce for three-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
The 2021 IPL is scheduled to get underway with the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Mumbai Indians (MI). All three have been crucial members of their groups within the cash-rich T20 championship. Shakib has put forth the names of the cricketers in a Facebook Live with Daraz.
No plans of retirement as of now: Shakib Al Hasan
Shakib additionally expressed his need to play within the 2027 World Cup if the Tigers don’t go on to win the 2023 version of the mega occasion. The Magura-born, who turned 34 on March 24, additionally mentioned that he doesn’t have any plans of retirement in the meanwhile.
“In the year 2023. It’s my last World Cup. If Bangladesh don’t win, I will continue until 2027,” Shakib was quoted as saying.
“I have no plans of retirement as of now. The prospects are open for the time being. When I will feel I’m not enjoying the sport anymore, then I will retire. And until the time I feel I am enjoying, I will continue,” Shakib added.
Shakib not too long ago was part of an issue with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) after he selected to play within the IPL over collaborating within the Test collection towards Sri Lanka. The left-hander additionally mentioned that BCB operation chairman, Akram Khan, mislead the media surrounding the matter.
Shakib clarified that he selected the IPL in an effort to acquire sufficient expertise earlier than the T20 World Cup in India later this 12 months. He additionally took paternity depart from the tour of New Zealand as he was on account of turn into a father for the third time.