Indian cricket is in good palms with Rohit Sharma as captain: Darren Sammy

Sammy feels Rohit is a motivational chief who can convey the most effective out of his teammates.

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. (Photograph Supply: Getty Photos)

Former West Indies skipper Darren Sammy feels Indian cricket is in good palms below Rohit Sharma’s captaincy. Giving additional clarification on the identical, the Windies icon equated Sharma’s management means to that of the charismatic Mahendra Singh Dhoni with the strategy of bringing the most effective out of their gamers.

Sharma, who missed the recently-concluded away bilateral collection in opposition to South Africa on account of an damage will likely be again in motion in the course of the u.neting limited-overs collection in opposition to the West Indies beginning February 6. He has been named the full-time white-ball skipper of the workforce after the selectors determined to sack Virat Kohli as ODI captain.

“Kohli has been distinctive along with his performances on the sector. I don’t assume it can have an effect on the workforce. Rohit has been a superb captain (with Mumbai Indians), an excellent motivational chief. I’ve watched him captaining Mumbai within the IPL. He’s among the many captains who’ve gained like MS Dhoni, (Gautam) Gambhir…”, mentioned Sammy in line with Occasions of India.

I’m not nervous about Indian cricket, says Sammy

On the similar time, the two-time T20 World Cup-winning skipper additionally added that because the likes of MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, and Rohit Sharma handle to get to elevate the morale of their teammates, they go on to win main tournaments. The veteran all-rounder, who’s at present main the World Giants within the inaugural version of the Legends League Cricket, is by no means nervous about Indian cricket in the intervening time.

“All these guys can handle to get performances from their teammates. These captains usually get outcomes and win trophies. I’m not nervous about Indian cricket. It’s in good hand,” he mentioned. After a dismal efficiency in South Africa, particularly after a whitewash within the ODI collection, the Indian workforce can be hoping to make amends within the white-ball collection in opposition to the Caribbeans at dwelling that features three One Day Internationals and as many T20Is.

Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium will likely be internet hosting the ODI collection on February 6,9 and 11 whereas the long-lasting Eden Gardens in Kolkata will likely be internet hosting all three T20I video games on February 16, 18 and, 20 respectively. Rising leggie Ravi Bishnoi can be donning the Indian jersey for the very first time on this collection whereas ex-skipper Virat Kohli can be hoping to finish his two-year century drought within the dwelling limited-overs collection.

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