Cork praises speed star Navdeep Saini, sees him as India material
MUMBAI: Speedster Navdeep Saini Was Impressive In The Ongoing Edition Of The IPL And Has Rightly Caught The Attention Of The Medium Pacer From The Former England Dominic Cork , Who Says That India Will Have A" Massive" Future With Him.
Saini Took 11 Wickets For The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) From 13 Matches And Was Their Second Best Bowler After Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal.
Though The Viral Kohli-led Team Failed To Qualify For The Playoffs, The 26-year-old Pacer Was Impressive.
" For Me When You Look At Navdeep Saini, I Think India Will Have A Massive Future With. If We Actually Clip On Him Here And We Play.
" We Need To See The Deliveries With His Pegs," Cork Was Quoted As Saying In A Media Release On Monday.
" The One Thing I Want To Tell These Young Bowlers Is It's About The Head Position. He (Saini) Can Be A Little Taller.
" It Looks Like He's Just Going To Fall Away So He Might Put His Weight Forward. So That's Saini, Someone Who's Already Very Successful In This Game," Added Cork, Who Played 37 Tests For England.
Saini Is One Of The Four Pacers Who Will Assist Team India In Their ODI World Cup Preparations In England.
He Wants To Be A Bowler And Help Team India During The World Cup Along With Three Others, The BCCI Had Announced Earlier.
Meanwhile, Another Young From The Current Edition Of The IPL Was Assam's Riyan Parag, Who Played For The Rajasthan Royals.
The Former Australian Batsman Dean Jones, Also A 'Select Dug-Out' Expert, Praised The Teenager With Praise, Who, With 17 And 175 Days, Became The Youngest Player To Register A Fifty IPL. He Achieved The Performance Against The Delhi Capitals .
"Parag is an absolute potential superstar. I reckon he plays amazing shots to all parts of the ground .
"He has amazing stroke play and is good on the back foot and front foot, he's good everywhere. He has a knack for getting into the right position just as the ball is released," Jones said .
" Just Like (South African Superstar) AB De Villiers he gives himself access to the ball to hit it 360 degrees," said the former Australian cricketer .
Parag scored 160 runs from seven matches but impressed one and all with his striking ability .