Gujarat Titans (GT) scored a great win over Lucknow SuperGiants (LSG) on 28th of March, Sunday. They are luckily the first team to make it to the playoffs for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. David Miller said that Hardik Pandya’s Confidence Reflects In His Leadership
The teams, Gujarat Titans and Lucknow SuperGiants, played against each other in Indian Premier League 2022 at the Wankhede Stadium.
David Miller has got a few things to share with us regarding this IPL session 2022. Undoubtedly He believes that Hardik Pandya’s confidence reflects in his leadership and he is motivated person.
- We know that Gujarat Titans is a new addition to the industry, still they have managed to perform so well. What’s the winning formula?
David Miller: We have a very pleasant team attitude, and we are very clear about our plans and roles. When you have clarity and the support of your teammates, you get confidence, which shows in our results.
- How is Gujarat Titans different from the rest of the teams such as you?
David Miller: Each Indian T20 League team is unique, making comparisons difficult. They’re all set up differently. It was a new beginning for us all in Gujarat, and being a part of this adventure from the outset has been thrilling.
- What would you like to say about Hardik Pandya as a captain?
David Miller: Hardik is a self-assured leader. He has the capacity to make people feel comfortable and at ease both on and off the field. Additionally His main skill has always been his ability to deal with pressure. He’s had a fantastic run, and I’m hoping we can keep winning under his guidance.
- As we know that Lucknow has also bagged a place in the playoffs. Your thoughts on such new additions doing so well?
David Miller: It’s tough to pinpoint why the two new clubs have fared so well. When you look at all of the teams, you’ll notice that they’re all well-balanced and include some outstanding players.
- You’ve completed 10 years in the Indian Premier League. Can we say that this session is the best out of all?
David Miller: My goal as a player was always to help the team win games. This year, I’m grateful to have played a part in the team’s success and our quest to reach the playoffs. It will be only my second time in the playoffs. That is the most important thing to me, and we hope to succeed.
- Considering the experience you have under your belt, you’ve been with three different teams, and was involved in over 100 matches. How would you describe the progress of the league with time?
David Miller: The teams have become better at understanding and analysing things. Their experience has helped them learn the secrets and formulas for success on the field of play. With the aim to succeed, every team has developed or figured out a process that works for them and they rely on that solely for success in the field.
- What would you like to say about Rahul Tewatia’s, Rashid Khan’s and your remarkable performance this year?
David Miller: The first thing that helped us was mind-makeup. The belief we have of winning is the integral part. Rahul and I know each other from the time we were together in the team of Rajasthan. Moreover We have a good relationship and that has helped us sail through the match. We always play with full confidence of winning and make each move with the aim to do our best and get closer to win. Rashid’s help meant a lot to us. We are glad he could bounce in and help us with his exceptional ability.
- Name one player who has given a remarkable performance this year?
David Miller: We always get to see a lot of new potential players in the Indian T20 League. This year, the star player for me was Umran Malik. In addition He scored five wickets against us, which depicts his abilities to stay in the league. He has raw pace, which is always the best asset one can have!
- The Indian T20 League 2022 finals have chances of being your first home game. Do you feel motivated with this fact?
David Miller: I always feel motivated enough to win. But, playing in front of a big audience at Ahmedabad would be more special to me. A sportsperson desires a big stage and getting that is definitely a great opportunity.
- The Indian T20 League 2022 is extremely special as the world cup is helding in Australia. Your thoughts?
David Miller: The south african team is a good space. Talking about last year, we successfully scored four out of five matches in the UAE. Yet, still failed at scoring a good net run-rate. But this year, we’re confident that we will give our best to make it to the next level.