Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting on Sunday was in awe of former Indian skipper MS Dhoni saying that the latter left let feelings get the higher of him on the sphere one thing that he struggled in opposition to throughout his captaincy days.
“I spend loads of time in India now, so I understand how revered he’s in that a part of the world. Even while you journey around the globe and also you take heed to cricket followers, they speak about Dhoni and his management and the way calm he appears to be beneath strain on the sphere,” Ponting informed information.com.au.
“He by no means appears to let his feelings get the higher of him, which is a extremely good trait in a frontrunner — as onerous as I attempted after I was on the sphere, I might by no means fairly keep in full management of my feelings.
“Indian groups at all times appeared to raise when he was captain. He at all times appeared to have this knack to have the ability to get the perfect out of his gamers. You knew that he had issues beneath management, and his teammates liked that about him.
Dhoni, earlier this week, introduced his worldwide retirement therefore drawing curtains on his illustrious 16-year-long profession throughout which he scored 17,266 runs, 359 sixes, 16 centuries and took 634 catches throughout codecs.
Ponting, who’s now the top coach of the Delhi Capitals in Indian Premier League, is trying ahead to teach in opposition to Dhoni hoping to ensure that the CSK captain doesn’t get to win in opposition to Delhi.
“Chennai have been one of the crucial persistently robust and aggressive groups within the IPL, and loads of that’s received to return right down to his management as effectively.
“I’m trying ahead to teaching in opposition to him now and ensuring he doesn’t win any recreation off his personal bat when Chennai play the Delhi Capitals.”
IPL 2020 will start from September 19 onwards within the United Arab Emirates. All franchises have reached UAE and can now stay in self isloation within the respective resort rooms over the subsequent six days.
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