Kolkata Knight Riders Captian Dinesh Karthik smashed 24 runs in six balls in a recent practice session at United Arab Emirates (UAE). The skipper showed his pure class and power-hitting ability smashing every ball for a boundary. Kolkata Knight Riders shared the video of Dinesh Karthik power-hitting show on their twitter handle. "6 balls 24 runs. A power-hitting masterclass from skipper" Kolkata Knight Riders wrote. KKR also used their newly launched Hashtags in their post.
Dinesh Karthik will lead the Kolkata Knight Riders in the upcoming season of IPL. Dinesh Karthik was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders at IPL auction 2018. In his first season at KkR, he was named as team captain. Last season Kolkata Knight Riders finished at fifth position in the league table and failed to qualify for the playoffs. Dinesh Karthik scored 253 runs in 14 matches. After impressing everyone with his performance in his first season, Karthik could not do many wonders in the second season. This season, Karthik will be aiming to get back his form back and by looking at this video it looks like the skipper is ready for IPL 2020.
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Kolkata Knight Riders have also recently signed Ali Khan as Harry Gurney replacement. with this Ali Khan becomes the first player for the United States of America to be featured in the Indian Premier League. Kolkata Knight Riders will start their campaign holders Mumbai Indians on Wednesday 23rd September 2020.