Former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria believes Shikhar Dhawan did an distinctive job as captain within the just lately concluded three-match ODI collection towards West Indies.
He acknowledged that the senior batter is a really calm campaigner and lauded him for making the appropriate on-field choices all through the collection. Kaneria identified that Dhawan led India to a collection win even within the absence of a number of senior gamers.
Kaneria mentioned on his YouTube channel:
“Shikhar Dhawan’s captaincy was very spectacular. A number of large names had been lacking from India’s squad, however the kids carried out exceptionally effectively all through the collection and backed their captain. Dhawan may be very calm and his bowling and fielding modifications are at all times on level.”
The Males in Blue secured a surprising 119-run victory on Wednesday (July 27) to finish a clear sweep within the ODI collection. It’s price mentioning that Dhawan grew to become the primary Indian captain to whitewash West Indies in an ODI collection in West Indies.
“Performs one large knock after which once more fails in subsequent few video games” – Danish Kaneria on Shikhar Dhawan’s batting
Danish Kaneria desires Shikhar Dhawan to be extra in keeping with the bat. He opined that the left-hander performs one large knock after which fails to make an affect within the subsequent few appearances.
Other than Dhawan, he instructed that the likes of Rohit Sharma and Shreyas Iyer should additionally rating runs extra persistently in white-ball cricket. Kaneria added:
“Many senior batters have not been in keeping with their performances. Dhawan performs one large knock after which once more fails in subsequent few video games. There are additionally some considerations concerning Rohit Sharma’s type. Shreyas Iyer additionally has to attain runs extra persistently.”
Dhawan was certainly one of India’s prime performers within the West Indies ODIs. The southpaw completed because the second-highest run-getter for the aspect with 168 runs to his identify from three video games at a formidable common of 56.00.
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