Indian pacer Mohammed Shami revealed an unknown reality about Cheteshwar Pujara’s coaching session. Pujara has performed 95 Take a look at matches for India for greater than a decade and was the lynchpin of their batting line-up till his kind diminished by 2021.
Pujara is well-known for his means to play longer innings and keep agency on the crease, his rock-solid defence is one thing that frustrates the bowlers they usually develop into determined for his wicket.
Pujara copped deadly blows on his physique through the ultimate Take a look at towards Australia in Brisbane the place he scored 56 from 211 balls as India received the historic Take a look at by three wickets after Rishabh Pant’s whirlwind 89* scripted one of many profitable run-chase in Take a look at cricket.
Nobody can irritate you want Cheteshwar Pujara: Mohammed Shami
Shami, who has been teammates with Pujara through the years, stated the Saurashtra participant received’t sleep except he faces greater than 100 balls within the web session in a day.
“We’re professionals, it’s by no means a case of likes. The BCCI pays us so effectively to do what we like, so one enjoys bowling (laughs). However nobody can irritate you want Cheteshwar Pujara. As everybody (within the crew) is aware of except he hits 100 to 200 balls, he doesn’t get sleep,” Shami instructed The Indian Specific.
Owing to lack of kind and inconsistency with runs, Pujara was dropped from India’s Take a look at squad for the two-match Take a look at collection towards Sri Lanka together with Ajinkya Rahane.
It felt a bit unusual seeing Jasprit Bumrah due to his bowling motion: Mohammed Shami
Shami additionally shared his response to seeing his present bowling associate Jasprit Bumrah for the primary time in IPL and was left in amusement together with his bowling motion.
“The primary time I noticed him was through the IPL. It felt a bit unusual seeing him due to his bowling motion. I puzzled how somebody may bowl so quick with that motion and the place he obtained the ability from,” Shami stated.
“When he obtained drafted within the Indian crew, I knew him higher. He carried out and have become a part of the Take a look at crew. At the moment, you see a distinct Jasprit Bumrah. He has such management, he has every part,” he added.
Shami and Bumrah are a part of India’s squad for the house Take a look at collection towards Sri Lanka, beginning on March 4 in Mohali.
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