The BCCI has announced a 16-member squad for the three-match T20 series against New Zealand starting November 17. Venkatesh Iyer has been selected for the Team India team for the first time. It seems that he was selected for his outstanding performance in the IPL. Iyer scored 370 runs in 10 matches in IPL-2021. Former India captain Sourav Ganguly means a lot to Iyer. That’s why the left-hander has become a battering ram.
“When I was very young, I used to look at Dada and bat with his right hand, and I decided to copy him. That’s why I became a left-handed. I feel happy when people compare me to him, ”Iyer said. Iyer said he was happy to talk to Ganguly after the Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders to win the title for the fourth time after the IPL final. Iyer recalled the advice he received from his idol Ganguly.
Iyer met Dada after the IPL final. Focus on the process without thinking. Do so Iyer said Ganguly said you will see results automatically. Iyer scored four half-centuries in his first IPL season at an average of 41. He gave up most of his runs with the ball but took three wickets.
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