Indian Premier League 2021: Chris Morris Not Worth His Price Tag, Says Kevin Pietersen | Cricket Newsnewstolive - April 23, 2021 26 0 COMMENTS
IPL 2021: Chris Morris hasn’t fairly been in a position to reside as much as his heavy price ticket but.© BCCI/IPL
Former England captain Kevin Pietersen just isn’t one to mince phrases and it was no totally different when he was fairly candid in stating that all-rounder Chris Morris, who hails from Pietersen’s nation of origin, South Africa, was not value the Rs. 16.25 crore paid for him by Rajasthan Royals on the IPL 2021 Players Auction. “This is going to sound harsh, but he (Morris) went for a lot more money than I would have ever paid for, to be completely honest,” Pietersen mentioned throughout a TV present.
“I just don’t think that he’s worth that kind of number. I think there’s pressure on him,” Pietersen mentioned whereas talking solely on the Star Sports Live Feed Select Dugout.
“He’s not a first choice for the South African side. So, I think we’re expecting too much, Pietersen added.
“There’s an excessive amount of talked about him. I do not assume he is the type of man that is going to persistently ship.
“I mean this with the greatest deal of respect. There’s nothing special about what he does, and if he does run-in, he’ll run-in for two games. And then he’ll go missing for a few games and it’s not the kind of thing that you should be seeing. He has the attributes,” Pietersen added.
Morris has to this point scored 48 runs from 4 matches at a strike price of 154.83, with a match-winning 36 not out off 18 balls in opposition to Delhi Capitals in RR’s solely win.
With the ball, the South African has claimed 5 wickets from the identical variety of matches with an economic system of 9.92 and a greatest of two/33.
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