Dubai: Mike Hesson, Director of Cricket of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), believes that spinners could have a giant function within the upcoming version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and scores between 150-160 might be match-winning totals.
“On certain grounds, the role of spinners will be really big. In a place like Abu Dhabi, spinners have traditionally played a big role there, it is a bigger ground and spinners come into the equation. But it probably doesn`t spin as much as it does in Dubai and Sharjah,” Hesson mentioned in a video posted on the official Twitter deal with of RCB.
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“We have loads and loads of information on every wicket, but we need to have the ability to adjust to the conditions on the given day. Spin will obviously play a part. Over here in the UAE, 150-160 can be a good score,” he added.
Hesson additionally mentioned that the group did focus on the previous performances of the facet and so they tried to deal with the main gaps within the lineup in the course of the participant`s public sale.
“We have spent a lot of time in reviewing the past seasons, before the auction we addressed the gaps we had in our lineup, we tried to address them with the new signings. I think there is a lot of talk about finishing the innings with the ball in hand, we have got some experienced players who can do the role now,” Hesson mentioned.
“We also feel that we can improve the players we had earlier. We also need to maximise the playing group, for us to perform as a team, we have to rely on the squad and the players who have not done a massive job for us in the past,” he added.
RCB is but to win the IPL title. The facet had managed to achieve the finals of 2009, 2011 and 2016 version, however ended up on the dropping facet within the summit conflict.
The IPL 2020 might be performed from September 19 to November 10 within the UAE throughout three venues – Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah.
Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings might be locking horns within the opening match of the IPL 2020 on September 19 in Abu Dhabi. RCB will tackle SunRisers Hyderabad of their opening match of the event on September 21.