England all-rounder Sam Curren on Monday pointed out that if the Chennai Super Kings team reaches the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on May 30, it will start the home Test series against New Zealand from June 2. Let’s skip the first match. In England, there is talk of preferring the IPL over the players’ Test and in such a situation, Curren’s statement was like a reality check for England cricket.
Curren told the British media, ‘Obviously you have to see how the IPL tournament goes. If we miss the qualification (finals), we will probably be available for the Test matches.
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Kuren, a key member of the team captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, said, “If the team reaches the final, then the situation will be a bit different. It is still a long time. Right now no one knows what is going to happen next, let’s see what happens. ‘
The 22-year-old all-rounder from Chennai Super Kings has arrived here for the limited-overs series between India and England. He will join his IPL team after this series.
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He said, ‘It is fantastic to be associated with that tournament (IPL) as a player, especially when the upcoming T20 World Cup is to be held in India. This will lead to better preparation. These situations will provide a good chance to improve themselves.
The three-time IPL champion Chennai had a bad previous season for the team. This was the first time the Dhoni-led team had failed to make it to the playoffs. The team was ranked seventh in the table but Curren had scored 186 runs with a half-century in addition to taking 13 wickets in 14 matches of the tournament played in the UAE.
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He said, ‘It was a proud moment for me. I felt that I could reconcile with different circumstances. Whenever I got a chance to bat or bowl I tried to test my skills. It is a good chance for me to secure a place in the T20 World Cup squad.
He said that the IPL has helped him become a better player. “I have definitely felt that after playing the IPL in Dubai (UAE) last year, I have become a better player,” said Curren. I was given different roles which I really enjoyed. ‘