IND vs WI: “People Marketed Me As An Overthiker, Tag Created Against Me”- Ravichandran Ashwin

0
552
Ravichandran Ashwin - Australia-India


Ravichandran Ashwin has been very vocal about how he sees the game ever since he was turned down by the Indian playing XI for the WTC final. As it turned out, India lost the final to Australia as their wait to end their ICC title drought continued.

His snubbing of the Indian playing XI potentially split cricket pundits into two halves. The one who approved his omission and the one who flatly disapproved. later pattern rohit sharma he also agreed that not playing Ashwin was a huge mistake on the part of management.

ICC World Trial Championship Final | Dream11 Prediction | Fantasy Cricket Tips | Today’s Cricket Match Prediction | cricket news | Live cricket score | Asian Cup 2023 | ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 | IND vs. AFG 2023 | IND vs WI 2023

In a recent interview with Indian Express, he talked about how people labeled him an overthinker and used the label against him. The veteran of 92 Test matches for India also spoke about how he was never considered for Test captaincy or even vice-captain in his decade-long career for the India team.

Also Read: IND vs WI: Ravichandran Ashwin Makes Shocking Revelation About His International Career, Says He Will Regret Not Doing This

Statements have been made all the time regarding my leadership: Ravichandran Ashwin

“A lot of people promoted me and positioned me as being an overthinker. A person who will get 15-20 matches on the go doesn’t have to think too much in their head. A person who knows they will only get two games will be traumatized and overthink it because it’s my job. It’s my trip. So this is what suits me.”

And as I said, there have been statements that people have made all the time when leadership is an issue that has been presented to me, there have been people… out there saying (that) my name is not the first name on the sheet when India is on tour abroad. ,” Ashwin further added.

Rohit Sharma is expected to rest for the West Indies tour according to reports. BCCI is already looking at options to succeed him as the next Indian Test Captain. Ashwin along with Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara are among the oldest players on the team.

Also Read: IND vs WI: “It was done deliberately” – Salman Butt on Virat Kohli’s removal as India captain

ICC World Trial Championship Final | World Trade Center End 2023 | IND vs. AUS 2023 | India national cricket team | IND vs. AFG 2023 | IND vs WI 2023 | Asian Cup 2023 | ICC World Cup 2023

It is important to remember here that Rohit Sharma replaced Kohli as India’s Test captain in January 2022. This was after a period where Kohli stepped down as India’s T20I captain after the T20 World Cup 2021 and was subsequently also dropped as ODI captain.

The loss of India under Rohit Sharma in the end of the world trade center against Australia has now forced the BCCI to look forward. Rohit also spoke about stepping down as India’s Test skipper following the loss to Australia.

Also Read: IND vs WI: Rohit Sharma jumps into the water to save his wife Ritika’s phone as the couple enjoy the holidays during their free time

virat kohli | rohit sharma | Rishabh trousers | Raul KL | Suryakumar Yadav | sanju samson | Shreyas Iyer | Yuzvendra Chahal | Jasprit Bumrah