Deccan Chargers batsman Tirumalsetti Suman opens up on how the Indian Premier League has changed things for him.
Nagpur: T Suman's promotion up the batting order has proved to be a masterstroke for the Deccan Chargers. Having played a match-winning knock against the Royal Challengers, the 27-year-old overcame an attack of gastroenteritis to guide his team to victory against the Super Kings on Saturday. Suman spoke to HT on how IPL has changed things for him.
It was an indifferent start in the IPL before you were promoted up the order. What has changed now?
Nothing really. I was told that I would have to bat at No 3 an hour before the Bangalore match. Throughout my domestic career, I have batted as an opener so it was easy to adjust to the job.
In both the matches, your partnership with (Andrew) Symonds shaped the win. What inputs does Symonds give you between overs?
It's not just Symonds. Even (Adam) Gilchrist gave me a lot of inputs against the Royal Challengers. Both tell me to keepRead More »from ‘I want to be a match winner’