Veteran cricketer Gautam Gambhir criticized former India head coach Ravi Shastri for calling the present Indian workforce finest on this planet. Shastri’s tenure as the top coach of India ended on a low be aware this month with Virat Kohli and Co. failing to qualify for the semifinals of the T20 World Cup. After his reign ended, Shastri stated on a few events that the present Indian workforce is the most effective on this planet foundation on their abroad performances.
India clinched historic back-to-back Test sequence win in opposition to Australia Down Under throughout Shastri’s reign. The Kohli and Co. additionally registered some iconic wins on England and South Africa’s soil.
Gambhir slammed Shastri’s statements following India’s mega victories on overseas soil and stated it’s wonderful if others discuss your success.
“The one thing I found surprising is that when you play well, you don’t usually boast about it. It’s fine if others talk about it; when we won the 2011 World Cup, no one gave statements saying that this team is the best in the world, let alone country,” Gambhir stated on Times Now Navbharat.
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The 2007 T20 World Cup and 2011 ODI WC hero additional stated that such statements won’t ever come from Rahul Dravid who’s the brand new head coach of the Indian cricket workforce.
“When you win, let others talk about it. You won in Australia, that’s a big achievement no doubt. You won in England, performed well, no doubt. But let others praise you. You won’t hear such statements from Rahul Dravid. Whether India play good or bad, his statements will always remain balanced. Moreover, it will reflect on other players,” stated the previous Indian opener.
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Gambhir stated that humility is essential and Dravid will carry the change within the gamers.
“Humility is very important, whether you play good or bad. Cricket won’t go on forever. I think Dravid’s major focus will be on players being good people first,” Gambhir additional stated.
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