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Gayle says after Virat Kohli, KL Rahul serves the Indian cricket team

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West Indian player Chris Gayle is playing for Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2019. Last year, also he played For KXIP. Gayle is playing outstanding in the IPL 2019, and KXIP highly depends on him and KL Rahul. He has also included in Windies world cup squad, and it’s the last world cup of Gayle. He has scored 448 runs for KXIP in the IPL 2019.

Gayle feels that KL Rahul is the most talented player after Virat Kohli in India. He thinks that KL Rahul can serve the Indian cricket team after Virat Kohli. He said to KL Rahul “stay in the zone.”

When PTI asked him about KL Rahul, he said

“KL is one of the players that come to my mind [among the current crop of India players], I hope he produces the goods like Virat. After Virat, it should be him,”

However, Gayle’s advice for Rahul that he would not put himself under pressure. “But it is not necessary for him to put himself under that kind of pressure, he needs to be himself, stay in his zone and try not to compete with anyone.” He completed.

When asked about the cricket talent in India he said “You have a lot of talent [in India], I could go on and on and most of them don’t even get the opportunity [to play for the national team],”

For Chris Gayle, this is the second season for Kings XI Punjab, and he also told about the atmosphere of Punjab, He said “I have been here for two years [with KXIP], and it has been phenomenal, I love the Punjab style. I am getting to work with a great bunch of people, and hopefully, we can do something special for the franchise. The aim is get to the playoffs and take it from there.”

He also speaks about their captain R Ashwin, and he said to PTI “I don’t know what happened there [When asked why Ashwin is not in India’s limited-overs setup], He has been a phenomenal bowler for India. He is a very passionate bowler, equally passionate as captain and someone who strongly believes in his ability as well his team’s. It is very good to see that in a captain,”

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