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ipl: Looking to repeat our 2020 performance in upcoming IPL in UAE: DC pacer Anrich Nortje | Cricket News – Times of India


DUBAI: South African pacer Anrich Nortje desires to replicate his final yr’s IPL performance in the upcoming second half of the T20 league to assist Delhi Capitals win their maiden title, right here.
Nortje, who picked 22 wickets in 16 matches in his first-ever IPL season in 2020, performed an instrumental position in serving to DC attain its maiden IPL ultimate, the place it got here second-finest in opposition to Mumbai Indians right here final yr.
DC are set to tackle the Sunrisers Hyderabad on September 22 when the season resumes right here.
“It was here where things started to happen for me in the IPL, but I am looking to take it match by match this season. There’s a lot coming up, even after the IPL,” he mentioned in a launch issued by DC.
“We have to try and remember what we did here the last time we were here and try and implement that again. Hopefully, we can repeat what we did in the UAE the last time we were here,” mentioned the 27-yr-previous.
The quick bowler added that the second half of the IPL 2021 season shall be utterly totally different from the primary half of the season.
“What worked at one place is not going to work at another place so we have to take it game by game. The upcoming games in the UAE are going to be completely different from the games we had earlier in the season.
“Maybe groups will subject totally different methods in the second half of the event. We have to be switched on now and simply be prepared,” Nortje said.
He feels playing in the IPL before the T20 World Cup in the UAE is certainly going to be a big advantage for all the players.
“It’s undoubtedly a large benefit to play the IPL earlier than the T20 World Cup. We have an opportunity to acclimatise to the circumstances and get first-hand expertise of the sort of wickets right here in the UAE.
“The sooner we get the information about the kind of wickets here, the better it will be for all of us. I think each team is looking to assess everything as much as possible, but, firstly we have to assess the conditions for the IPL as it certainly is a big tournament in itself and then we will get to the T20 World Cup,” he mentioned.



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