Chennai Tremendous Kings: IPL 2020: CSK coach Fleming says Jadeja and Chawla’s type is an ‘space of concern’ | Cricket Information

DUBAI: After struggling a 44-run defeat in opposition to Delhi Capitals within the Indian Premier League (IPL), Chennai Tremendous Kings’ (CSK) coach Stephen Fleming admitted that the type of spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Piyush Chawla is an space of concern for the aspect.
Jadeja has been unable to maintain a verify on scoring and has picked up simply two wickets in three matches thus far. He ended up conceding greater than 40 runs in his quota of 4 overs within the matches in opposition to Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals. Leg-spinner Chawla has taken 4 wickets however was very costly within the match in opposition to Rajasthan, conceding 55 runs in his 4 overs.
“Yeah, it is an space of concern as a result of it has been one of many strengths for CSK and the type of play we now have developed within the final 12 years is closely based mostly on spin. So we’re looking for a distinct character, spin positively performs a component,” Fleming stated whereas responding to an ANI question through the post-match press convention.

“We struggled with the truth that we now have performed on three completely different grounds and all of them have completely different circumstances. We’re struggling to regulate and discover the tempo and magnificence to bowl by way of the center. We’ve got not bowled effectively in the previous few video games, so we have to rectify that,” he added.
CSK had been unable to chase a complete of 176 in opposition to Delhi and had been restricted to simply 131/7, stumbling to a 44-run defeat. Dhoni as soon as once more got here out to bat decrease down, at quantity six, and walked in with CSK at 98/four within the 16th over.
Speaking about CSK’s method through the chase, Fleming stated: “We’re a bit muddled in the mean time. We’re lacking some key gamers and are looking for a stability that enables us to be aggressive. Once more it involves the spin bowling facet. We need to develop a character on the kind of pitches we’re getting. We’re looking for a mixture with out (Suresh) Raina and (Ambati) Rayudu.

“The efficiency in opposition to Delhi was on the weaker aspect when it comes to intent. It has been an attention-grabbing six days. Now we now have the time to rectify the problems, and there are a number of of them.”
When requested as to why CSK opted to bowl first in opposition to Delhi, Fleming replied: “We did take into consideration batting first in opposition to Delhi. The dew facet is a bit hit or miss factor in the mean time. We’re guessing a little bit when it comes to circumstances. We’re studying on the hop and a number of the stuff we learnt in opposition to Delhi will actually be invaluable.”
CSK have performed three matches within the IPL thus far and managed to win only one, in opposition to Mumbai Indians.
The Dhoni-led aspect will now lock horns with SunRisers Hyderabad on October 2 on the Dubai Worldwide Stadium.

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