Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh on Monday mentioned that he’s not in taking on a commentary position at this second. The trendy left-hander had introduced his retirement from all types of the sport final 12 months. Speaking to former India teammate Mohammad Kaif in an Instagram Live video, Yuvraj opened up on what he needs to do after retirement. Kaif, who additionally introduced retirement final 12 months, has taken up commentary position, and questioned Yuvraj when he would be a part of him in the commentary field.
In reply, Yuvraj joked that he can not tolerate a few people. “You can get along with people. I can’t tolerate some people in commentary box (laughs),” he mentioned. “It really depends if a time comes when I want to commentate, I will. I want to do ICC events – T20 world Cup, ICC ODI World Cup. I don’t think I can do commentary all the time. I don’t have the patience to sit and talk about cricket all the time again. I won’t be able to do it,” he mentioned.
Yuvraj additional added that he additionally finds it tough to criticise children which the commentators typically do. “The player on the field knows what pressure he is facing. I don’t like criticising young players . I have been in that place how it feels when people talk about you. This is why I don’t want to be a commentator. It is also necessary to tell youngsters what mistakes they are making. But we should strike a balance.”
But Yuvraj added that he would possibly really feel completely different about commentator’s position after a few years into his retirement, however at the second, he’s desirous to be a coach. “I feel I enjoy coaching more than commentary. I don’t think commentary will be my full time job,” he mentioned.
“But I understand I have not even retired for even a year. I have played cricket for 25-30 years of cricket, right now I am looking to take a break. But I will take a call on what I want to do after a few years into my retirement.”