New Delhi. Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Dinesh Karthik is doing amazing in IPL 2022. Looking at his form in the current times, everyone is praising him. Karthik has lived up to the trust shown by RCB in the IPL auction. In the Indian Premier League 2022, he has scored runs with a strike rate of more than 200. Seeing his tremendous form, former South Africa captain and AB de Villiers, who played for RCB for a long time, have praised him. De Villiers says that Karthik is a 360-degree player.
Dinesh Karthik is appearing in a different style in IPL 2022. He has become the highest run-scorer for RBC in this season so far. Karthik has scored 197 runs in all the innings of 6 matches while remaining not out 5 times. During this his strike rate was 209. In the 15th season of IPL, he has hit 18 fours and 14 sixes. The kind of shots he has hit around the ground in the previous matches reminded him of AB de Villiers. AB himself has reacted after seeing his batting like this.
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Speaking to VUSport ahead of the match between Lucknow Super Giants and Royal Challengers Bangalore, AB Dilliers admitted that he was surprised to see Dinesh Karthik batting in the IPL. He said that Karthik did not perform in cricket in the last few months. He was doing commentary in England before the second phase of IPL 2021.
De Villiers praised Karthik, he is a 360-degree player. He wants to see him return to cricket again. De Villiers further said that the form Karthik is currently in, he has already won 2-3 matches for RCB. Looks like he is in the best form of his life. He bats around 360 degrees. He makes me feel like I want to go back and play some cricket again. Watching them play excites me.