“Rahul Dravid is putting in the fitting mentality in his gamers”, says Michael Vaughan whereas crediting India’s system


Debutants Krunal Pandya and Prasidh Krishna performed essential roles in India’s win in opposition to England within the first ODI.

Michael Vaughan
Michael Vaughan of England. (Picture by Mike Egerton/PA Photographs by way of Getty Photographs)

Former England cricketer Michael Vaughan has praised Rahul Dravid for his work with the kids, who’re coming by way of to the Indian workforce from the A-side. In latest instances, many younger gamers have come into the nationwide aspect and carried out fairly properly. Dravid, who has extensively labored with the India A and U-19 groups for the previous few years, has obtained praises for the success of the younger gamers. 

Within the first ODI in opposition to England on Tuesday, India opted to play with debutants, Krunal Pandya and Prasidh Krishna. Each the gamers carried out properly and helped India to a 66-run victory. Krunal scored 58 runs from 31 balls whereas Krishna bowled a match-winning spell through which he obtained 4 wickets. Each these gamers had been a part of the India A set-up for a while beneath Dravid. 

Based on Vaughan, Dravid has infused the fitting angle and mentality throughout the younger gamers which have allowed them to return up and carry out properly on the worldwide stage. Gamers like Rishabh Pant, Shubman Gill, Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Mohammed Siraj, and Shardul Thakur are among the many rising stars in Indian cricket, all of whom have performed beneath Dravid’s steering for India A or U-19. 

Full credit score to the system that India has produced: Michael Vaughan

“No matter India are doing behind the scenes, I do know we preserve mentioning the IPL however I feel Rahul Dravid along with his A-side and growth program is clearly putting in the fitting mentality in his gamers. All these gamers are being introduced by way of the system into the worldwide India workforce which is a large strain cooker. Full credit score to the system that India has produced, they’re getting it completely proper,” Vaughan informed Cricbuzz. 

Within the first ODI, Krishna went for greater than 12 per over within the first spell which lasted for 3 overs. Nevertheless, he turned the tide in direction of India’s favour by choosing up the essential wickets of Jason Roy and Ben Stokes. Vaughan defined why bowlers like Krishna are at all times profitable in white-ball cricket. 

“To bounce again the way in which that he did right now simply exhibits that he’s made from the fitting stuff. That’s why these sorts of bowlers are picked in white-ball cricket. They could go for a couple of runs, however they get wickets. They unsettle the batting unit,” Vaughan added.