The dynamic and stylish wicketkeeper-batsman and captain of Kolkata Knight Riders, Dinesh Karthik said he would miss the energy of fans at the home ground. As the tournament moves from India and is set in UAE this year, Dinesh along with his team will be missing Eden Gardens.
Being one of the famous cricket grounds in India, Eden Gardens shows a great life for the home team while they perform out there. Despite being moved to UAE due to the increase in COVID-19 cases, yet the players would play in empty stadiums there.
On the other hand, the KKR franchise along with the team tried to connect with their fans. This happened virtually across the globe, as and when the statement of the tournament shifting abroad came out.
Besides the worst hit of the coronavirus pandemic across Indi and the world, West Bengal was hit by the blow of Cyclone Amphan alongside. So, Dinesh Karthik said the IPL 13 season would be more for the people of the state.