New Indian Express – By IANS

LONDON: English batsman Jos Buttler believes the confidence gained in the Indian Premier League (IPL) is the reason behind his fine form in the longest format of the game.

Summary

  • By IANS LONDON: English batsman Jos Buttler believes the confidence gained in the Indian Premier League (IPL) is the reason behind his fine form in the longest format of the game.
  • Buttler, who plied his trade for the Rajasthan Royals in the IPL, credited the cash-rich tournament for his rise as a batsman.
  • “Those couple of weeks in the IPL gave me huge amounts of confidence,” Buttler was quoted as saying by the ICC website.
  • Buttler said not worrying about the format of the game definitely helps in putting down the pressure.
  • Buttler also said that the shortest format of the game made him realise the need to accept occasional failures.


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