West Indian off-spinner Sunil Narine on Tuesday stated Kolkata Knight Riders is like a “family” to him and he could be prepared to play for any crew in the world that’s owned by the franchise.
Narine, who turned 32 on Tuesday, has been enjoying for KKR since 2012 and has represented the Trinbago Knight Riders, a Carribean Premier League crew owned by KKR’s mum or dad firm.
“Any tournament around the globe where Knight Riders have a team, I’d wanna be a part of it. It’s not about the money or the friendships, it’s like a family to me,” Narine stated on the Twitter deal with of KKR.
“The way they welcome you in India, with arms wide open. It’s like they already know you as a human being – what you don’t like, what you like. They try to make you comfortable. Every year, when I am leaving for India (for the IPL), it’s like I am leaving for my second home.”
Narine stated enjoying in IPL is the closest to enjoying at house for him.
“The closest thing to feeling at home playing in the CPL is the IPL. I am missing the excitement of the IPL, the fans, the loved ones watching you perform,” he stated.