“My advice to Rishabh Pant is to play freely, have that air of arrogance and confidence, which he does when he is at his best, like he did in the last game against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), those six with one hand , “Watson said.
“He’s absolutely crazy, the skills he has, and for me the advice would be to go out there and have that confidence. Don’t let situations, leadership dictate how you play. You go out and play freely – start the game,” he added.
Watson called Pant a “match winner” and said he can take any party away from the opposition.
“If you feel like you can field a bowler, then you fully commit and confront him, because he is a winner of the match. He can take the game away from the opposition very quickly, and everyone wants to see that, the team wants to see that and he, as a leader, wants to see that too, “Watson said.
Watson also praised the superior batting order of the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
“KKR really turned things around since Shubman Gill and (Venkatesh) Iyer started opening batting and really took the game. You can see a big change from the first leg of the game. IPL in India to that of the United Arab Emirates, “Watson said.
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“The intensity they showed from the first ball was very obvious and they are able to capitalize on it in the first six overs and because (Rahul) Tripathi in particular has been so good in the intermissions, he has created a platform for KKR to turn around. to things, “he added.
KKR and DC will meet on Wednesday for place in the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) against CSK.