The legendary Sunil Gavaskar feels Indian cricket will go forward beneath new coach Rahul Dravid, who will deliver not solely huge expertise to the crew but additionally the work ethic he embodied in his enjoying days.
The BCCI introduced the appointment of former captain Dravid as the pinnacle coach of the nationwide crew on Wednesday. He’ll substitute Ravi Shastri, who fashioned a profitable partnership with skipper Virat Kohli.
“Indian cricket needs to be going forward and forward. He’ll deliver his huge expertise, the work ethic that he embodied when he performed the sport, the deep serious about techniques and so forth,” Gavaskar instructed India As we speak.
With a commanding 66-run win over Afghanistan, the Indian crew has stored its slim probabilities of making the T20 World Cup semifinals alive.
Gavaskar stated within the remaining two matches, Dravid can assess a couple of issues for outlining his future plans.
India are set to tackle Scotland (Friday) and Namibia (Monday) of their final two matches. Their qualification will rely upon successful these matches in addition to outcomes of contests between different groups.
“You want to have some instinctiveness throughout matches however you additionally want to have the ability to plan and I believe this and the win over Afghanistan might be the very best news Indian cricket has had over the past one week or so,” stated Gavaskar.
“After this match is over, you’ve obtained to have a brand new coach and the sooner he’s appointed, the higher it’s as a result of he may even get time to plan.
“There are nonetheless two extra matches that India need to play. Proper now it’s time for Dravid to take inventory of the state of affairs after watching the matches and he’ll then resolve what’s finest for Indian cricket,” added the revered analyst.