new Delhi: All-rounders of the Indian team, who retired from all forms of cricket a day earlier Irfan Pathan Has said that the journey of international cricket was a great and satisfying for him. Irrfan talking about his journey in Team India Sourav Ganguly And Rahul Dravid) Also missed the contribution of
Whatever they are today …
Irfan also said that he wants to give credit to cricket for whatever it is today. He said about his two former captains that while Ganguly instilled confidence in him, Dravid gave him more and more opportunities.
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Irfan said in "This journey has been fantastic and satisfying for me. You always want to do better. You always want more opportunities. You always want to do something for the country in every format of the game but you don't succeed every time Can be. "
Irfan saw more bad days
Irfan said, "I remember my old mates used to say that I have seen more bad days in my cricketing days than good days. But for me, cricket is at the top and whatever I am today thanks to this game Am. "
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Irfan has been a part of many important wins of India, including the 2007 T20 World Cup. He is the second bowler to take a hat-trick from India in Tests. He took a hat-trick in the first over in the Karachi Test in 2006. Pathan, 35, played a total of 173 matches for India in all formats and scored 2821 runs. Pathan has played 29 Tests, 120 ODIs and 24 T20 matches for India. Irfan made headlines from the 2004 tour to Pakistan.
What are the special moments
Talking about the greatest moments of his cricketing career, Irfan said, "There are many moments like this but winning the T20 World Cup and becoming the man of the match in the finals is the most special for me. Apart from that there are two such moments, Those close to my heart. " Irfan played his first first class match last year and after that he became a commentator. Irfan scored a total of 4559 runs in the first class and took 384 wickets.
No comparison between two
Irfan, who plays the most international cricket under the supervision of his two former captains – Ganguly and Dravid, remembers these two differently. Irrfan said, "The comparison between these two will not be good. Everyone knows that when Ganguly became the captain of the Indian team, the conditions were very tough. The way he managed the team is fantastic. Ganguly made me Taught to trust "
Dravid was a great captain
At the same time, he said about Dravid, "As far as Dravid is concerned, he was a great captain in many respects. He managed seniors and juniors brilliantly. He used to give more opportunities to the youth and the same happened to me. His captaincy I got an opportunity to bat in the top and then got a chance to bowl with the new ball. "
What was Sachin's idea
Irfan said that it was Sachin Tendulkar who gave this idea to the team management that I should get the opening done. Irrfan said, "It was Sachin's idea. It wasn't just Greg Chappell's idea. I have always enjoyed batting. I used to bat in top order even at junior level. People say that my bowling was spoiled because of batting." But it didn't happen. I didn't start batting all of a sudden. I had been doing this for a long time. "