Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar believes that Indian tempo bowler, Mohammed Siraj, wants a dressing down after an incident within the first Take a look at in opposition to South Africa held on the SuperSport Park in Centurion.
Siraj gathered the ball in his followthrough and threw it again fairly aggressively at Temba Bavuma. The South African was effectively in his crease and had no intentions of taking a run. Siraj’s throw hit him proper within the foot following which Bavuma wanted medical consideration.
“There was no try and take the run. You’re a little bit aggressive; you’ve gotten a bit carried away. But when there was an try and run, it could have been comprehensible.“
“He’s there. He didn’t take the run. There was no want, completely no want for that. Siraj must be spoken to. On the finish of the day, how gracious Temba Bavuma was when Siraj gave him the thumbs up,” Gavaskar stated whereas commentating on air.
Sunil Gavaskar desires Virat Kohli to converse with Sachin Tendulkar following batting struggles
Indian Take a look at skipper Virat Kohli‘s century-less drought continued as he fell prey to outside-off deliveries for the umpteenth time within the first Take a look at. To be able to curb his instincts, Kohli must have a chat with Sachin Tendulkar, believes Gavaskar.
“Going again to Kohli, it could be improbable if he calls Sachin Tendulkar as much as want him a cheerful new yr. And through that discuss, if he can perhaps simply examine with him how he curbed his offside pictures within the yr 2003-04 in opposition to Australia.“
“He was getting out caught within the covers or caught behind, after which in that fourth Take a look at match, he determined he’s not going to play within the covers. He was solely taking part in perhaps mid-off or straighter and on the on aspect; and what did he find yourself with? 241 not out within the first innings and 60-something not out (60*) within the second innings,” Gavaskar talked about.
Kohli ended the second yr in a row with no century and remains to be awaiting the 71st century of his profession. He has fairly a number of alternatives to show it round through the present tour.