Sunrisers captain Kane Willliamson, who took over the reins of the group following the ban on common captain David Warner, stated it’s a nice alternative for him. In his first match in cost, he led the group to a cushty nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in Hyderabad on Monday.
“It’s a nice alternative. Lucky to have the ability to do it. Clearly, David is a large a part of this group. Unbelievable performer, led the group fantastically properly. There are some adjustments this yr. However, it was good to come back out and play properly as a group. It’s necessary we glance to enhance and develop on this efficiency for the subsequent sport,” he stated.
He stated Warner is a world-class participant and that his absence is a giant loss for the group.
“I don’t suppose anybody can change David. He’s world class participant. It’s a huge loss for us,” he stated, hoping that Wriddhiman Saha, who opened the innings together with Shikhar Dhawan, would be capable of provide you with a very good efficiency within the coming days.
Bowling is Sunrisers’ power they usually did a terrific job in containing the Rajasthan Royals, Williamson stated.
“We do have a robust bowling assault. It’s a power of us and the blokes executed very properly at this time (Monday). So, we’ve one other problem arising in a couple of days time and it’s important we glance to construct on that efficiency,” he stated.
He stated T20 format requires aggressive cricket and Dhawan, who smashed 78 runs in 57 balls, got here in for reward.
“T20 cricket, I suppose, requires aggressive cricket. Shikhar has been in actually good house for fairly a while. He had a very good yr final yr. The intent he confirmed at this time (towards RR) and he has executed for India was excellent.
“It was simply an excellent efficiency from him to maintain that strain on the Rajasthan assault,” he added.