Sri Lanka leg spinner Vanindu Hasalanga, He was the leading wicket of his team at the recent ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, hoping to get the wicket of his favorite batsman and former Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB) captain Willat Colley one day.
Hasaranga is currently a member of the Jaffna Kings team 2021 Lanka Premier League (LPL) He has been in excellent condition and has scored five wickets in three games so far.
He doesn’t want to feel the pressure of the media and fans who often compare him to the former Sri Lankan legend Mutia Muralitaran with Ranganajeras.
“When I play bowling, I always try to take wickets. When I am in the national team, I always try to do my best for the team. That’s why I succeed. I always have the motivation to go. Acting. I don’t feel any pressure. I don’t want to be the next Muralitharan or the next Herath. I want to be the first Hasaranga,” Quote what the right arm said to ANI.
When asked to name the hitter he hopes to fire during his career, Hasalanga said: “I hope one day I can get the wicket of my favorite cricket player Virat Kohli. I also want to choose the wickets of Babar Azam and Glenn Maxwell.”
By the way, when Hasaranga represented RCB at the UAE station of IPL 2021, he saw people like Kohli and Maxwell up close.
The 24-year-old further attributed Sri Lanka’s progress in cricket over the past few years to the domestic league.
“Last time, we saw a lot of young people perform well in the Lanka Premier League. In this kind of competition, we always get a lot of good players. That’s why Sri Lanka cricket is better than in the past few years. These types of competitions are always conducive to the development of the sport in a country,” Hasalanga added.