TNPL is a great platform for youngsters: Jadhav
Team India all-rounder Kedar Jadhav is really pleased to see that youngsters are doing well in leagues like the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL). Ever since the inception of the league, it has served as a perfect platform for youngsters to showcase their talent.
The league is slowly gaining popularity because the matches are telecasted on famous sports channel via Star Sports network.
According to 34-year-old Kedar Jadhav, young cricketers are picking up vital information and catching up the experience of established players, including international stars.
“Such tournaments definitely inspire youngsters to do well and its a great platform for them to get into IPL and Ranji teams. They also get noticed around the country because the matches are being televised,” said Kedar Jadhav who graced the inaugural day’s proceedings of the 4th edition of the TNPL at nearby Natham.
“These leagues also help the newcomers as they rub shoulders with international and first-class cricketers,” he was quoted as saying in a release. Jadhav also praised Tamil Nadu Cricket Association for the professional conduct of the league.
Kedar Jadhav who plies his trade for Chennai Super Kings went on to shower his praise on his CSK teammate N Jagadeesan of Dindigul Dragons for making it to the IPL with some outstanding performances in the TNPL.
Kedar Jadhav played six matches in the recently-concluded World Cup where he scored 80 runs at an average of 40.00. He notched up his highest score of 52 against Afghanistan.
Overall, he has bowled six overs but unfortunately went wicketless. “It didnt go well personally for me but thats life, you learn and you improve,” he said.