Former Australian opener Matthew Hayden has come out in help of Indian batter Suryakumar Yadav after his efficiency in opposition to Bangladesh within the Asia Cup 2023. Matthew Hayden emphasised that Suryakumar Yadav wants to investigate his sport in ODI cricket.
Suryakumar Yadav scored 26 runs off 34 balls throughout India’s Tremendous 4 conflict in opposition to Bangladesh in Colombo on Friday, September 15. The appropriate-handed batter had the chance to showcase his batting skills however didn’t convert his begin into an enormous rating.
I Sat For Seven Years With out Getting A Sport – Matthew Hayden
Within the post-match present on Star Sports activities, Matthew Hayden recalled his struggles as a cricketer, mentioning that he spent seven years with out taking part in for Australia.
“I actually perceive the mindset. As a result of I sat for seven years with out getting a sport for Australia. You may have these moments whenever you carry out extremely nicely on your state, and in Suryakumar Yadav’s case, in first-class and IPL cricket, the place his strike price is 170+. On the subject of ODIs, he hasn’t fairly discovered, or decoded, what’s his sport going to be,” Hayden advised Star Sports activities.
Suryakumar got here to the crease when the workforce’s rating was 94/4. He added a 45-run partnership with opener Shubman Gill for the fifth wicket. SKY tried to play extra sweep photographs, which value him as he was bowled off Shakib Al Hasan’s bowling.
Surakumar Yadav Simply performed ‘Get Out Of The Jail’ Pictures – Matthew Hayden
Matthew Hayden emphasised that Suryakumar Yadav wants to vary his mindset, suggesting that he’s making an attempt to play with a very cautious strategy.
“Tonight, he simply performed ‘get out of the jail’ photographs, making an attempt to get these lack of respect runs. Even when Jadeja got here to play, he was going bang-bang-bang with Shubman Gill powering away. That takes a variety of confidence internally,” he additional acknowledged.
“You need to be proper on the high of your sport. If you end up preventing so exhausting to search out respect out of your nation in that one format, the more durable you chase it, the farther it appears to get away. So, I do really feel for Suryakumar Yadav, who I feel has an enormous position to play on this World Cup.”
The 33-year-old has scored 537 runs in 27 ODIs with a dismal common of 24.41 and a strike price of 99.81. He hasn’t scored a half-century in his final 20 ODI matches. Nonetheless, he has secured his place in India’s provisional squad for the ODI World Cup 2023.