Former India pacer Ashish Nehra on Tuesday talked about former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh’s profession and mentioned that he believes the left-hander was at his best under Dhoni’s captaincy. Speaking on Star Sports present Cricket Connected, Nehra talked about Yuvraj’s man-of-the-event profitable efficiency within the 2011 World Cup, and the way he went on to attain a ton regardless of being unwell throughout a match.
“Yuvraj has played well under MS Dhoni, as far as I have seen Yuvraj’s career, the way he has batted in 2007 and 2008 onwards it has been impeccable,” he mentioned.
“And in 2011 we saw how he braved his sickness and played brilliantly under Dhoni,” the 40-year-previous added. “I feel every player has their own choice of a favourite captain when they play for 16 years and Yuvraj played well under Dhoni according to me,” he additional added.
Meanwhile, Yuvraj on Tuesday mentioned there may be not sufficient function fashions within the present Indian group to look upto apart from Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma who play all three codecs, including that the road of respect for seniors has grow to be skinny.
“The difference I find between the team of ours and now is during our time seniors were very disciplined. Social media was not there so no distraction also,” Yuvraj mentioned, answering to India’s restricted overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma’s query on what’s the distinction between the group he played with, profitable the 2007 T20 and the 2011 50-over World Cups, and the group now under Virat Kohli.
“We had to carry ourselves in a certain way. We used to look upto our seniors as how they are behaving, talking to the media and so on. They used to lead the way. I learnt a lot. That is what we learnt from them and tell you guys also,” he added.