Kolkata Knight Riders dropped wicket-keeper Sam Billings for their clash against the Delhi Capitals (DC) on Thursday (April 28). The overseas wicketkeeper batsman was dropped from the playing eleven against DC at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai to make place for debutant Baba Indrajith.
Baba Indrajith is a middle-order batter who plays in the Tamil Nadu team, where he made his debut at just 18 years of age. Interestingly, Baba Indrajith is the twin brother of 2012 U-19 World Cup champion Baba Aparajith. The KKR debutant’s brother, Baba Aparajith was also a part of the Chennai Super Kings and Rising Supergiants squads, but didn’t make his debut.
Harshit Rana and Baba Indrajith making their debut for KKR tonight.
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) April 28, 2022
Talking about Baba Indrajith, he’s middle order batter who has been playing cricket as a professional for more than nine years. KKR bought the talented wicket-keeper batsman for a base price of Rs 20 lakhs at the IPL 2022 mega auction.
Zee News App: Read latest news of India and world, bollywood news, business updates, cricket scores, etc. Download the Zee news app now to keep up with daily breaking news and live news event coverage.