Eoin Morgan defended the use of real-time coded signals from the dressing room to the field, saying it is well within the spirit of the game.
Morgan's remark comes as television coverage of the third T20I between England and South Africa clearly showed England's white-ball analyst, Nathan Leamon, giving signals to the Morgan-led side.
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KKR are currently placed at the fourth spot in the table, with 14 points from 14 matches and are still in contention for the playoffs.
In a video uploaded on KKR's social media handles, KKR players shared memories of their first meeting with Shah Rukh, favourite SRK dance moves and also their wishes for the iconic actor.
KKR finished their league campaign with a 60-run win over Rajasthan Royals to get into the top four with 14 points but a net run-rate of -0.214 might be an impediment towards qualification.
With 14 points from 14 matches, Kolkata have moved up to the fourth position from eighth. They will still need Sunrisers Hyderabad (12 points from 13 games) to lose to Mumbai Indians on Tuesday.
While most of KXIP bowlers haven't inspired confidence, especially in the death overs, the KKR batsmen need to step up and shrug off their inconsistency.
In a format where immediate problem solving and thinking on your feet are key currencies, Morgan & Co have been found wanting.
KKR have replaced injured Andre Russell and Shivam Mavi with Tom Banton and Prasidh Krishna. RCB have brought in Mohammed Siraj by dropping Shahbaz Ahmed.
Ajit Agarkar feels replacing Dinesh Karthik with Eoin Morgan as captain of Kolkata Knight Riders was a very strange and wrong move.
Both Morgan and Holder have spent time in bio-secure bubbles over the past few months, including the one put in place by the England and Wales Cricket Board to manage the home summer season.
Morgan said KKR had a smooth transition after Karthik decided to step down from captaincy to focus on his batting.
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Andre Russell and Morgan have also not been able to make the kind of impact expected from players of their calibre.
He said KKR had a smooth transition after Karthik decided to step down from captaincy to focus on his batting.