Venkatesh Iyer ends India’s T20 series against New Zealand by elevating himself to the position of seam bowling all-rounder. Now Venkatesh Iyer has openly said that he will find runs in any position he has to bat and will take wickets if he has the ball in his hand.
‘It is important to be able to contribute in many departments. I am an all-rounder. Must excel in batting, bowling and fielding. I’m not looking for a place in the team. If you take me to the team, it is my duty to perform, ‘said Venkatesh Iyer.
‘As a batsman you have to be flexible to bat in any position. Mentally I am ready for it. Send me to open the innings or bat in the third or fifth or lower order and I will score runs. When playing for the country, the team must play the way it wants to. The team is the number one priority, ”added Venkatesh Iyer.
Gautam Gambhir | IS terrorists make death threats to Gautam Gambhir; Security has been beefed up
ISIS Kashmir threatens death of former Indian cricket team opener and Lok Sabha MP Gautam Gambhir and his family. The death threat was received via e-mail on Tuesday night. The threatening message was sent to Gambhir’s official mail ID.
After Gambhir lodged a complaint with the Delhi Police, security was beefed up at the house and an investigation was launched. Gautam Gambhir receives death threats from ISIS Kashmir via e-mail Security has been beefed up at his residence, “said Shweta Chauhan, a police officer.
Police said those who sent the threatening message would be found soon. However, it is not clear why the threatening message was sent to Gambhir. Cricketer Gambhir will retire in 2018. In 2019, he joined the Lok Sabha as a BJP candidate from East Delhi.
Gautam Gambhir has also received death threats in 2019. Gambhir had then received death threats over the phone and demanded protection. Gambhir had lodged a complaint with the Shahdara Deputy Commissioner and other senior officials about the death threats he and his family had received.