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India vs West Indies, 3rd ODI at Ahmedabad, Feb 11, 2022,
Rohit Gurunath Sharma
Revealed on: Feb 11, 2022
India captain Rohit Sharma on Friday mentioned that greatest optimistic for India from the ODI collection in opposition to West Indies was the efficiency of the bowling unit. Defending a complete of 265 within the third and closing ODI, India bowled out West Indies for 169. Prasidh Krishna and Mohammed Siraj claimed three wickets every whereas Deepak Chahar and Kuldeep Yadav additionally claimed a few wickets apiece.
Talking after India’s 3-0 thrashing of West Indies, Rohit mentioned on the post-match press convention, “The largest optimistic was clearly our bowling unit. The bowling unit, if I’ve to distinguish, the quick bowlers and the spinners, they did an important job on this explicit collection. Together with Prasidh (Krishna), (Mohammed) Siraj was excellent the way in which he bowled, with plenty of tempo once more, with the brand new ball and within the center.
He added, “Shardul (Thakur) performed a few video games, he bowled properly within the center and obtained one alternative with the brand new ball and Deepak (Chahar), was very impressed together with his expertise as properly, the way in which he swung the ball.”
Rohit was significantly impressed with Prasidh Krishna, who was named man of the collection for claiming 9 wickets in three matches. The 34-year-old added, “Actually he has impressed everybody together with his bowling on this explicit collection. We have been in search of somebody like him to come back out and bowl these overs within the center and get us these breakthroughs, and we noticed that clearly, the way in which he bowled within the final two video games, with plenty of tempo. We may see that he was getting one thing out of the pitch as properly.
“From the group’s perspective, it’s a good signal that he was in a position to come out and do this. He’s undoubtedly a prospect for the long run. What we have been anxious about was the truth that, how we problem within the center overs, however our center order batting on this collection was excellent.”
Persevering with together with his ideas on the group’s batting, he mentioned the gamers batted in line with the circumstances. Rohit defined, “We had spoken about it for a very long time that center order doesn’t get too many alternatives as a result of the highest three bat, however on this collection, center order batted properly.”
Rohit additionally dismissed ideas of considerations over Virat Kohli’s type. Requested about his low run of scores, the present skipper mentioned about his predecessor, “Virat Kohli ko confidence ki zaroorat hai? Kya baat kar rahe ho yaar. It’s a completely different matter that he didn’t get 100, however within the collection in opposition to South Africa, he scored two half centuries in three video games.”
India will subsequent face West Indies in a three-match T20I collection beginning on February 16 in Kolkata
–By A Cricket Correspondent