Rohit’s captaincy is similar to Dhoni: Suresh Raina – cricket


India’s limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma’s model of management has typically been seen as fully totally different from skipper Virat Kohli’s model and has typically been in comparison with that of former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. And Suresh Raina believes that Rohit’s calmness and skill to encourage gamers makes him similar to Dhoni. “Rohit’s captaincy is similar to MSD. The way in which he does issues calmly, the way in which he motivates individuals. He’s bindaas, he is aware of that at any time when he goes to bat he’ll make runs. So this type of confidence is there in a participant then the remainder of the gamers additionally choose that up from him that is what I like about Rohit.

“I lately noticed in that ultimate towards Pune, Rohit made some 2-Three nice strikes as captain of Mumbai.. in crunch state of affairs the way in which he made modifications between overs on a dry wicket, the way in which he launched strain then created strain. Watching that you realize that he’s taking all these selections himself. Sure, there have to be some recommendation coming from exterior however in his thoughts he is aware of what to do when. No marvel he has gained so many trophies as captain,” Raina stated on Sportscreen’s YouTube web page.

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Center-order batsmen typically speak about getting snug at a place, however Raina stated that he by no means questioned his batting place or why he was shuffled within the order with Dhoni.

“No, I by no means questioned him about it. I bear in mind throughout the 2015 World Cup he despatched me larger up the order to bat and I acquired 70-80 odd in that recreation. Later that night I requested him, how and why did you consider sending me that prime up and he stated as a result of that they had two leg-spinners bowling and he knew that I might play them higher. Even now I take into consideration these events.

“However I do know that he (Dhoni) was at all times pondering one step forward from us as a result of they man is standing behind the stumps, watching all the proceedings, the cameras, the crowds, that man can’t be flawed. He is aware of how a lot it’s swinging, how a lot the pitch is popping. God has definitely gifted him with some particular capability and that’s why he’s been such a profitable chief,” he stated.

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Requested about BCCI CEO Rahul Johri’s feedback on the IPL, Raina stated: “I don’t think without foreigners IPL will ever be that interesting. Foreign players have to be there. They bring in experience and challenge of a different kind. Anyway there is the four foreign player in every team rule that exists and with foreign players around one enjoys more and one gets to learn a lot also, as has been the case since the beginning of IPL where top international batsmen and bowlers have been a part of it.”


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