IPL 2022: KKR captain Shreyas Iyer clarifies his CEO's involvement in team selection comment.

Shreyas Iyer said that he meant to say that CEO Venky Mysore is there to console the players who are not part of the playing XI . Shreyas said that it is really difficult for us as a group to pick the team .

Shreyas Iyer, the Kolkata Knight Riders skipper, gave a statement on Saturday retorting to a statement he made on Saturday, saying that the team CEO is also involved in team selection.Shreyas said after the game against SunRisers Hyderabad that he meant to say that CEO Venky Mysore is there to console the players who are not part of the playing XI, and that it is really difficult for us as a group to pick the team, so yeah, he said at the post-match presentation after the game.We spoke with the coaches, and obviously, the CEO is also involved in team selection, so, especially, Baz (Brendon McCullum), goes to the players and tells them.To be clear, all of them are all about being inclusive in the decision making and the way they step up to the ground and support each and every person, so as captain, Iyer said, I'm proud of what we achieved today.