India batsman Suresh Raina feels limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma is the subsequent MS Dhoni of the Indian Cricket as he thinks everyone seems to be a captain.
Suresh Raina was an important member of the nationwide workforce through the time of MS Dhoni’s management and has additionally been enjoying beneath the captaincy of Dhoni for the IPL franchise Chennai Tremendous Kings for the final 12 seasons.
Raina, who performed beneath Rohit Sharma’s captaincy in 2018’s Nidahas Trophy in Sri Lanka, described Rohit as a captain who backs youngs gamers and listens to everybody within the dressing room.
“I’d say he’s the subsequent MS Dhoni for the Indian cricket workforce,” Suresh Raina mentioned on The Tremendous Over Podcast.
“I’ve seen him, he’s calm, he likes to pay attention, he likes to offer confidence to the gamers and on high of that, he likes to steer from the entrance. When the captain leads from the entrance and on the identical time, he provides respect to the dressing room environment, you understand you might have all of it.
“He thinks everyone seems to be a captain. I’ve seen him. I’ve performed beneath him after we received the Asia Cup in Bangladesh. I’ve seen how he provides confidence to younger gamers like Shardul [Thakur], Washington Sundar and [Yuzvendra] Chahal after all.”
“Round him, gamers benefit from the depth, they get pleasure from his aura. I believe whenever you benefit from the aura of a participant, you prefer to be optimistic and I believe that’s what he’s good at,” Raina mentioned.
Suresh Raina additionally mentioned that since each MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma possess such skills, they’re each “fantastic” captains in his e-book.
Notably, Rohit overtook Dhoni to grow to be essentially the most profitable captain within the Indian Premier League (IPL) when he led Mumbai Indians to their 4th league title in 2019. Actually, Rohit led MI to a win over Dhoni-led CSK in a nail-biting closing.
“He is among the top-most, after MS Dhoni, who was good. He has received extra [IPL] trophies than MS, however I’d say they each are very related. Each of them, as a captain, prefer to pay attention. When your captain is listening, you may clear up loads of issues, you may clear up the psychological issues of the gamers. So in my e-book, they each are fantastic.”