Good Sequence Win However We Are Additionally Fairly Real looking: India Head Coach Rahul Dravid

IND vs NZ: Group India head coach Rahul Dravid© Twitter

Newly-appointed India chief coach Rahul Dravid says the 3-0 outcome over New Zealand augurs properly for the workforce within the long-run however on the identical time, he’s practical sufficient to not learn an excessive amount of into the general end result with Black Caps having to play the sequence three days after the T20 World Cup last. A few of the key gamers from each groups have been rested for the sequence as a part of workload administration. “It was a very good sequence win. Everybody performed rather well proper by the sequence. It feels good, good to start out properly. We’re additionally fairly practical.

“Now we have to maintain our toes on the bottom and be a bit practical about this win,” Dravid mentioned on the post-match presentation right here.

The sequence was additionally Dravid’s first project as head coach. The Kiwis had reached Jaipur for the sequence opener lower than 24 hours after shedding the World Cup last to Australia in Dubai.

“Not simple for NZ to play a World Cup last after which to show up three days later and play three video games in six days, was by no means going to be simple for them. It was good from our perspective however we’ve got to study from this sequence and transfer ahead.

“It is a lengthy journey forward over the subsequent two years and we’ll have our share of ups and downs.”

India additionally rested a few of their essential gamers together with the likes of Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja. New Zealand gave relaxation to their skipper Kane Williamson.

India additionally gave debut caps to IPL performers Venkatesh Iyer (Kolkata Knight Riders) and Harshal Patel (Royal Challengers Bangalore) within the sequence.

“It has been actually good to see a few of the younger guys come by. Now we have given alternatives to a few of the boys who have not performed a whole lot of cricket over the previous few months.


“Now we have seen a few of the expertise out there to us and we’ve got to maintain constructing on these expertise as we go ahead. It’ll be a protracted season between now and the subsequent World Cup being practical with how a lot cricket a few of our skilled gamers will play,” Dravid signed off.

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