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KKR to announce captain today for IPL-22

KKR to announce captain today for IPL-22


CRICDOT DESK : Last year’s IPL finalist, Kolkata Knight Riders, is ready to make a big announcement today at 18:00. The content of this announcement is still unknown. KKR had four players, but did not announce the captain of the season. The announcement could be either the appointment of a captain or the addition of a big name for the KKR support team:

The Kolkata team has already made two major advances this season. First, by keeping four players from the previous roster for the next season, and second, by signing the Indian team’s bowling coach, Bharat Arun, as the roster’s bowling coach.

KKR Retaining Player List-KKR retains Andre Russell (12 cr), Valuncha Kravarcy (8 cr), Bencatesh Ayer (8 cr), Sunil Narine (6 cr) prior to the IPL auction. Was there. This means that, as expected, KKR has decided to dismiss England captain Eoin Morgan and has not yet announced a captain for the season. Who can lead KKR at
IPL 2022?

At this stage KKR doesn`t have many options. Either they pick a player from their retained players list to lead them for the season or look for captaincy options during the auction. The team will now enter in auction with remaining player purse of 48 Cr.

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KKR appoints Bharat Arun as Bowling Coach of the squad: Earlier in January, KKR had appointed team India`s former bowling coach Bharat Arun as their bowling coach. Bharat Arun was the bowling coach of the Indian national team since 2014 and played a key role in helping #TeamIndia scale new heights. As a player he represented India in tests and ODIs and was a very successful domestic player for Tamil Nadu.

Arun began his coaching career on the Tamil Nadu national team and became head bowling coach at the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore. When India won the U19 World Cup in Australia in 2012, he took over the head coach of the Indian U19 team.

“I am confident that Arun will complement the current staff and look forward to working with him. His international experience and ability to bring confidence and clarity to the bowling group is a new player. It’s important because we aim to quickly adapt our group to KKR’s values ​​and playing style. “

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