Veteran Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik has been included in the commentary panel of Sky Sports for the English cricket tournament The Hundred. The Hundred Tournament is a new format game. It will be held on July 21 at The Kia Oval between women’s teams Oval Invinsibles and Manchester Originals. The commentary line up also includes former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff
Former England captain Kevin Pietersen, fast bowler Stuart Broad and women’s team player Tammy Beaumont who will play for Lander Spirit during the tournament have also been included in the line up. Apart from this, Pakistan’s Wasim Akram, former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara, Darren Sammy, who won the T20 World Cup title twice under the captaincy of West Indies and former Australian women’s team player Mel Jones, will also be part of the commentary team.
Let me tell you that Dinesh Karthik is busy playing IPL 2021 at this time. On Saturday, he played 22 runs off 9 balls against Sunrisers Hyderabad. During this innings, he hit 2 fours and a six. In this match, the Kolkata team defeated Hyderabad by 10 runs. KKR’s team will be expecting a similar performance from Karthik in the tournament. Kolkata’s team would like to maintain the rhythm of this victory. Karthik has played 26 Tests, 94 ODIs and 32 T20 matches for the Indian team.