India is good to go to start its T20 WC crusade on October 24 against Pakistan in Dubai and it is considered as a much-anticipated conflict among all. In the days moving toward the T20 WC excursion of India, different cricket specialists are showing up their perspectives in various players of the group and how they can help the reason for the group.
In similar line of occasions, former Indian cricketers Irfan Pathan and Gautam Gambhir discussed the significance of Jasprit Bumrah in the Indian squad.
Gambhir added that Bumrah will be a X factor in the group while essential names will be KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and Varun Chakravarthy. Pathan added that however Chakravarthy will do well in T20 WC, there can’t be a greater X factor than Bumrah with regards to the bowling unit.
“Reckon that KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Varun Chakravarthy and probably an X factor, which will be Jasprit Bumrah,”stated by Gautam Gambhir while having interaction chat in Follow the Blues in Star Sports Show.
“When we talk about Varun Chakravarthy, it’s clear that he will do really well because he has mystery and also is in top form. But according to me in terms of bowling, there is only one X factor and that is Bumrah. There can’t be a bigger X factor than Bumrah in any other team,” quoted by Irfan Pathan
Moving further into the discussion, Gambhir illuminated Kohli’s last T20 competition as a captain and that he would be raring for a triumph. The former opener added that it has been 14 years of lifting the World T20 title and if India wins this time, it will be extraordinary for Kohli as well as in general also.
“All he would be looking for is to win the T20 competition and I’m sure that the entire team will be looking to do that as well because it’s been a long 14 years of wait. I’m sure that it’s not only about Virat Kohli that he’s going to be captaining India for the last time in the T20 format, it’s about just winning the tournament and him winning as captain will be icing on the cake,” added by Gambhir.
Finishing up his assertions, Gambhir added that having MS Dhoni as a coach of the group will be critical for India as he is somebody extremely experienced who has really done the work admirably. Imparting his experience to youthful players will be important for the whole unit as they move into the uber occasion.
“To share his experience with some of the young guys who are playing their first World Cup, which is going to be very important because playing in the World Cup is a completely different piece. So, you would need that experienced someone who’s been there done that. So, MS could definitely try and share all his experiences with some of the young cricketers,”concluded by Gambhir