Adelaide: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting feels wicketkeeper-batsman Alex Carey will get Delhi Capitals loads of victories within the subsequent version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as a consequence of his “good cricket mind”.
Carey plundered 55 from 24 balls for Adelaide Strikers batting at his new No.four function within the ongoing Large Bash League. Delhi Capitals head coach Ponting was wanting on from the tv commentary field simply days after serving to to safe Carey for the IPL franchise.
“This function that he is taking part in now could be the precise motive he turned so interesting to me and the Delhi Capitals,” Ponting was quoted as saying by www.cricket.com.au whereas commentating from Adelaide Oval on Monday evening.
“He is an excellent participant of spin, and he is obtained such an excellent cricket mind and a smart head on his shoulders that I really feel he’ll have the ability to get us throughout the road in loads of video games (subsequent) 12 months.
“And in addition if we now have an damage to our present wicketkeeper, Rishabh Pant, then clearly he can fill that function properly for us as effectively.”
Carey is but to make his debut within the cash-rich IPL. “I am unable to wait,” he stated. “I’ve obtained an enormous smile on my face interested by it. It is a type of tournaments you actually need to be a part of, as is the Large Bash, and I see these as most likely the massive two on the planet,” he added.