IPL 2023: ‘Sharing dressing room with some big names will help me’, says KKR new recruit Litton Das

Star Bangladesh batter Litton Das is looking ahead to sharing the dressing home with some of the major names in cricket following finding picked by Kolkata Knight Riders for INR 50 lacs at the IPL mini-auction in Kochi on December 23rd. Bagging his first IPL deal, Das feels finding up various players’ brains will only assistance him get better at his game – anything that will boost his psychological power as nicely.

Chatting to Sportstar about the hard cash-wealthy league, Bangladesh’s all-structure batter stated IPL is a significant platform and that a whole lot of large-intensity game titles are played there.

“IPL is a large system and you get to perform in large-intensity games. Sharing the dressing area with some of the large names in globe cricket will assist me immensely simply because the more you get to know them, the better it is for you to choose their brains and study a factor or two. When you interact with them, it will help me superior my recreation and boost my mental toughness,” Litton Das explained.

Captaining for the very first time in ODIs against India in the just lately-concluded series, Litton helped his staff win the Just one-Dayers 2-1. Though his management in the course of the collection was remarkable, Das failed to convert his fantastic starts into significant scores on most occasions. In three matches performed, he could rating just 77 operates.

Whilst during the Check collection which India gained 2-, Das was amongst the runs for Bangladesh, putting up performances when the chips ended up largely down. Soon after Zakir Hasan, he was Bangladesh’s 2nd-maximum run-scorer with 141 runs across four runs.

As the Bangla Tigers are now gearing up for 2023 with the Bangladesh Leading League, England and Eire collection slated to consider spot, Das feels for them to prosper Bangladesh have to have to commence properly.

“Our aspiration is to increase as a group and repair the weak hyperlinks, but I feel that 2022 has not been undesirable for us. We plan to begin 2023 on a great take note as it’s another action-packed 12 months and I would not want to consider also a lot about preparing as it differs from sequence to series,” Das mentioned.

“We commence the year with the Bangladesh Leading League (BPL), then we have collection from England and Eire, so there is a great deal to engage in for and we hope to participate in to our strengths,” he included.

In T20Is, Das has performed 65 matches scoring 1388 operates at a strike amount of 128.88.