Dravid was Ready for the Role of Coach
Dravid became the coach for India A and the Under-19 team which had 40 students. Dravid was honored because of this privilege. Being a face of ‘P&G Shiksha Abhiyan’ he was very delightful when he shared all the stories with the kids. He also taught them some batting moves and started a great class. He also responded to various questions that were asked to him. He was really flattered by his new role as a mentor.
Prior Retired because of Injuries
Matt Prior retired from International cricket because of going through an immediate injury. He could not recover the long lasting injury he was going through. He announced the news that he has an amazing history of 79 tests. He started his career for England from May 2007 and made a maiden century then. He played the tremendous game throughout his career. However, he is really very upset and saddened about the news.
Mubarak Played Tests Against Pakistan after Long Break of 8 Years
The famous all-rounder of his time, Jehan Mubarak, the Sri Lankan Cricketer was recalled again to play against Pakistan. He was sidelined for almost 8 years, but Sri Lankan selectors felt the need of extra spinner in the team and Mubarak was playing the domestic season well. So, he was in the squad for series against Pakistan.
Jos Buttler considers AB de Villiers as his Role Model
Buttler announced AB to be his role model and someone he wanted to follow but added that he had to go a very long way to be someone he already is. He thinks it will take a lot of time to be in AB’s shoes. Buttler scored a century only in 66 balls, which created a thrilling effect worldwide.
Hathurusinghe Feels that it was a Flawless Selection
The first test match of India vs Bangladesh was one sided because India faced rain problems and only 56 overs could be bowled at Khan Sahib Stadium in Fatalluh. Despite this, Shikhar Dhawan scored a fabulous 150 not out. After this, the Bangladesh coach, Chandika Hatharusinghe felt that this was the best they could give and they played very well.
India Played all Games in Harare
Zimbabwe cricket confirmed India’s tour for three ODI matches and two Twenty20 Internationals in July 2015 where all matches were played only at one place “Harare”.
It is true cricket has seen some of the flawless moments which shall always be remembered in the history of cricket and the credit of all of it goes to the people behind the game, be it cricketers, their coaches, or the regulatory board. We expect that more exotic moments will add on to the list of the game making it all the more interesting and fun to watch for the audience.