IPL 2021: Just before CSK match, MI’s Ishan Kishan gets ‘wicket-keeping master class’ from Parthiv Patel

IPL 2021: Just before CSK Match, Ishan Kishan gets ‘Wicket-keeping master class’ from Parthiv Patel
IPL 2021: Just before CSK Match, Ishan Kishan gets ‘Wicket-keeping master class’ from Parthiv Patel

IPL 2021 – Parthiv Patel’s Wicketkeeping Masterclass: Mumbai Indians’ Ishan Kishan’s special wicket-keeping session from Parthiv Patel: After undertaking numerous batting drills, Mumbai Indians superstar Ishan Kishan honed his wicket-keeping skills before MI’s opening contest against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on September 19 in Dubai. MI’s wicketkeeper-batsman took a special wicket-keeping class from their talent scout Parthiv Patel. The youngster received a uniquely curated drill from Parthiv who was also a wicket-keeper batsman during his cricketing days.

IPL 2021: Just before CSK match, MI’s Ishan Kishan gets ‘wicket-keeping master class’ from Parthiv Patel

IPL 2021 – Parthiv Patel’s Wicketkeeping Masterclass: The training session was wisely designed- right from simulating edges, normal wicketkeeping catches to high intensity saves behind the stumps. The intensity of the session was so high the 23-year-old mentioned that it was tougher than a full-fledged gymnastic session. However, the young gun took the training session in a positive stride as it clearly probed his wicketkeeping skills.

Parthiv Patel, who aimed to fully challenge and escalate Kishan’s wicketkeeping skills was also impressed by the latter’s efforts. He heaped praises on the special takes that Kishan undertook during the special practice.

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IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians schedule in second phase 

The five-time champions Mumbai Indians will kick off their IPL 2021 phase 2 campaign against MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings in Dubai. They have blown hot and cold in the first leg of the tournament and are ranked fourth in the league standings with four wins and three defeats in seven outings.

Match No. Day Date Time (IST) Match Venue
30 Sunday 19-Sep-21 07:30 PM CSK vs MI Dubai
34 Thursday 23-Sep-21 07:30 PM MI vs KKR Abu Dhabi
39 Sunday 26-Sep-21 07:30 PM RCB vs MI Dubai
42 Tuesday 28-Sep-21 07:30 PM MI vs PBKS Abu Dhabi
46 Saturday 02-Oct-21 03:30 PM MI vs DC Sharjah
51 Tuesday 05-Oct-21 07:30 PM RR vs MI Sharjah
55 Friday 08-Oct-21 03:30 PM SRH vs MI Abu Dhabi

 

IPL 2021 Mumbai Indians squad: Rohit Sharma (c), Adam Milne, Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Arjun Tendulkar, Chris Lynn, Dhawal Kulkarni, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, James Neesham, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Marco Jansen, Mohsin Khan, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Piyush Chawla, Quinton De Kock, Rahul Chahar, Saurabh Tiwary, Suryakumar Yadav, Trent Boult, Yudhvir Singh.

Also read: CSK vs MI IPL 2021: Things getting scary for CSK & Du Plessis, groin injury rules out the opener for CPL Finals

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