'Backed myself to hit a six after refusing single'

"I genuinely believed that I could hit a six," Dinesh Karthik said as he reflected on refusing a single to non-striker Krunal Pandya in the series-deciding loss to New Zealand in the third T20 International. Karthik refused a single to the big-hitting Krunal off the third ball of the over leading to some debate on whether he took the right decision.

'Backed myself to hit a six after refusing single'
"I genuinely believed that I could hit a six," Dinesh Karthik said as he reflected on refusing a single to non-striker Krunal Pandya in the series-deciding loss to New Zealand in the third T20 International. Karthik refused a single to the big-hitting Krunal off the third ball of the over leading to some debate on whether he took the right decision.