IPL 2021- SRH vs DC: T Natarajan ready to ace yorkers, win games for Sunrisers Hyderabad as he returns after 5 months long hiatus; Watch video

IPL 2021- SRH vs DC: T Natarajan ready to ace yorkers, win games for Sunrisers Hyderabad as he returns after 5 months long hiatus; Watch video
IPL 2021- SRH vs DC: T Natarajan ready to ace yorkers, win games for Sunrisers Hyderabad as he returns after 5 months long hiatus; Watch video

IPL 2021- SRH vs DC: T Natarajan is all set to change the fortunes of SRH as he returns to cricket after a long gap of 5 months. The pacer then underwent knee surgery in April. In a video message, he said that he is working on fitness and yorkers as SRH eyes a turnaround in UAE. It has taken five months to come back after surgery, but @Natarajan_91  is now looking forward to giving it his best for the #Risers,” SRH wrote in a tweet post.

“Coming back on to the field after five months and after surgery, so I’m very happy. I’m confident too because I’m playing after a long gap. I was a bit desperate. But I’m very happy now. NCA was everything for me. Recovery.. Step-by-step at NCA. They were very patient with my recovery. They did a lot of good things. They slowly eased me, which is a very good sign. I was really happy. Its very exciting,” Natarajan said.

“I’m happy to be back to SRH after 5 months back from surgery. It’s a big thing that I will again play next week. I’m excited and looking forward to it in this one week. I will have to practice, build strength. And I’ve prepared well mentally. I’m confident that I’ll do well in the first game (in the UAE). I must stay fit. I must contribute my most to the team. My next goal is to win games for my team. I mostly try to bowl yorkers. But it’s all God’s will!” he added.

Why Natarajan is crucial for SRH?

  • Natarajan is a vital cog of SRH. His absence had hurt the franchise in the first phase of IPL 2021.
  • He had managed to play just a couple of matches after being ruled out due to a knee injury.
  • He was one of the highest wicket-takers for SRH in the last edition of IPL in UAE as SRH had entered the playoff.
  • Natarajan would look to repeat his heroics in the UAE as SRH eyes turnaround.
Bowling Mat Balls Runs WKTS BBM Ave Econ SR 4W 5W
Career 24 501 688 20 2/24 34.40 8.23 25.05 0 0
2021 2 48 69 2 1/32 34.50 8.62 24.00 0 0
2020 16 377 504 16 2/24 31.50 8.02 23.56 0 0

 

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IPL 2021: SRH new schedule

Date Match Venue Time
22-09-2021 Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Dubai 7:30 PM
25-09-2021 Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Punjab Kings Sharjah 7:30 PM
27-09-2021 Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals Dubai 7:30 PM
30-09-2021 Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super Kings Sharjah 7:30 PM
03-10-2021 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Dubai 7:30 PM
06-10-2021 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Abu Dhabi 7:30 PM
08-10-2021 Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians Abu Dhabi 3:30 PM

 

Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad: Kane Williamson, David Warner, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Vijay Shankar, Wriddhiman Saha, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, Mitchell Marsh, Jason Holder, Abdul Samad, Kedar Jadhav, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Jagadeesha Suchith, Sherfane Rutherford

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