VVS Laxman praised Ishan Kishan because of the fearless and carefree approach he set out in his debut encounter with the T20I.
Kishan broke 56 outflows from just 32 deliveries and merged partnerships with 94 companies Virat Kohli to help India record a seven-goal victory against England in the second T20I.
During the post-match Star Sports debate, VVS Laxman spoke in dazzling expressions that Ishan Kishan showed no nerves in his debut match and beat in his usual way of buccaneering.
“I liked Ishan Kishan’s fearless approach. It’s not easy to hit carefree and fearless in his debut match. We say he played international bowlers in the IPL, but that nervousness is there,” Laxman said.
Commenting on cricket, he pointed out that Ishan Kishan did not allow the pressure to replace a seasonal player like Shikhar Dhawan get to it and play shots all over the park.
“Every player has a dream to play for India, there is a lot of competition and he played today instead of Shikhar Dhawan. But this did not seem to be his first match. He played his natural game not only on the sidelines but he also shot on ofsander, “Laxman added.
Ishan Kishan’s 56-performance typing is the second-highest Indian on the T20I’s debut. Behind him are only 61 out of 39 deliveries against England in August 2011.
“Ishan Kishan must continue to play his natural game like this” – VVS Laxman
Pointing out that the IPL has played a big role in the growth of Indian youth, BBC Laxman has expressed hope that Ishan Kishan will continue to be beaten in the same aggressive way.
“He has to keep playing his natural game like this. And I believe that the young players who come and play in international cricket are the main reason for that IPL,” Laxman said.
The former Indian cricketer signed with a statement that Ishan Kishan are great performances for Indians in Mumbai in IPL 2020 it would give him the confidence to play well on the big stage.
“Every game in the IPL is like an international game, you are pressured and expected and you play every match in front of a full audience. So that atmosphere is like international cricket. The way he hit last year, that’s why he hit with confidence and today, ”Laxman concluded.
Ishan Kishan will hope to continue in the same direction in the remaining three T20Is against England and present his case as an option for an initial role in the Indian team for the World Cup later in the year.