Each like to hit massive sixes, are greater than helpful seam-bowlers and have captained West Indies in T20s with success – all-rounders Darren Sammy and Carlos Brathwaite have so much in widespread and the checklist doesn’t finish there. The large-hitting West Indian all-rounders additionally share related ideas on totally different cricketing issues.
There was no shock when each Sammy and Brathwaite had related solutions to Steve Smith or Virat Kohli query. In a video chat present with ESPN Cricinfo, Sammy and Brathwaite have been requested to decide on between India captain Virat Kohli and Australia’s Steve Smith. Whereas Brathwaite had no hesitation in taking Kohli’s identify, Sammy took a while however ultimately went in with Kohli.
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Sammy was additional requested to decide on between Viv Richards and Brian Lara. To which the two-time T20 World Cup successful captain first mentioned, “Give me Viv for T20…” however then rapidly modified his thoughts to state that he wished each.
In IPL or PSL query, Sammy was immediate to decide on PSL over the Indian Premier League.
Brathwaite, however, was requested to decide on between Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara. The all-rounder went with Lara.
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Sammy is the one captain to have gained the T20 World Cup twice in 2012 and in 2016. He, nonetheless, has not performed for the West Indies ever for the reason that T20 World Cup last in 2016.
Brathwaite changed Sammy as West Indies’ new T20 captain however the he too was changed with Kieron Pollard just lately.
“I like taking part in for the West Indies, particularly within the Twenty20 format. I’m eyeing the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia later this 12 months. I’m hoping to catch the attention of the selectors with good performances within the CPL and the Pakistan Tremendous League. I feel with my expertise I nonetheless have one thing to supply as a participant,” Sammy had just lately instructed Barbados TODAY about his comeback plans.