Kolkata Knight Riders Dinesh Karthik with Eoin Morgan.

Kolkata Knight Riders up to now week made an enormous change within the ongoing season of Indian Premier League 2020. The franchise changed Dinesh Karthik with Eoin Morgan as KKR captain for the rest of the season, after the previous determined to step down from the position. On the day the choice was made, KKR suffered a 8-wicket thumping by the hands of the defending champions Mumbai Indians.

But KKR bounced again of their subsequent sport, beat Sunrisers Hyderabad within the Super Over. The resolution has been a controversial one with many believing that it was not the fitting transfer to make after half the match had already handed. (IPL 2020 Full Coverage)

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar additionally opined over Dinesh Karthik’s resolution of handing over Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) captaincy to Eoin Morgan. Speaking on Star Sports’ Fan Week, Agarkar mentioned that it was ‘not the right move’.

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“I don’t think replacing Dinesh Karthik after seven games when you’re sitting fourth in the table is the right move in my opinion. It does add to the disruption of the team and you could see the way they performed against Mumbai Indians, even though it was a tough game,” Agarkar mentioned in a reply to a fan’s query.

“I don’t think it was the right move. You make plans with a certain captain through the course of the year and in spite of sitting fourth on the table, it was a very strange move for me,” he additional added.

KKR will subsequent face off towards Royal Challengers Bangalore on Wednesday.


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