[caption id="attachment_699612" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-699612" alt="Sunil Narine scored his second Indian T20 League fifty in 17 balls. He provided Kolkata a brisk start AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/sunil-narine-slammed-his-second-Kolkata-fifty1.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> Sunil Narine scored his second Indian T20 League fifty in 17 balls. He provided Kolkata a brisk start AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="www.cricketcountry.com/players/sunil-narine">Sunil Narine </a>showcased his batting skills against Bangalore during <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/KKR">Kolkata s</a> first match of the Indian T20 League 2018. Narine went on to record a 17-ball half-century, that enabled his side attain a quick start. Awarded the Man of the Match trophy, Narine opened up about his batting. He said: It's good to get the ball rolling in the first game. The support staff and everyone giving me a chance to open the batting. Whatever role the teams wants to play. <p></p> <p></p>He further adds, If I get out first ball, that's okay, that gives a lot more pressure on the fielding team and less on me. It's not as it was before, but it's a good cricket wicket, whatever you do on the field, it's gonna benefit you <p></p> <p></p>Narine has been off-colour with the ball in the past many months. Talking about his role in the side, he said: I'm happy to do it. It's a good cricket wicket, whatever you do on the field, it's gonna benefit you. <p></p> <p></p>Kolkata's next match will be against Chennai on April 10.