Indian opening batter KL Rahul on Thursday stated head coach Rahul Dravid has introduced a whole lot of steadiness throughout the aspect and gamers need to study as a lot as they’ll from the previous skipper. KL Rahul, who scored a century within the first Check towards South Africa, stated Dravid had made the guests work exhausting within the nets earlier than the sport. “You need to sit with an important participant like Rahul Dravid, you need to study as a lot as doable from him for therefore a few years,” Rahul stated within the post-match press convention after the win within the first Check.
“You discuss concerning the artwork of batting, we’re very fortunate to have a man like him within the dressing room, he has introduced a whole lot of calm and steadiness within the dressing room. He focuses extra preparation, he has made us work exhausting within the coaching and within the nets,” he added.
India clinched their first Check match in Centurion as they defeated South Africa by 113 runs on the ultimate day of the sport on Thursday.
“It is a tremendous tremendous particular yr for Workforce India. The form of achievements that now we have gotten this yr has been actually particular and I feel it can go down as one of many best years in Indian cricket historical past, particularly Check cricket,” stated Rahul.
“The victory is a results of exhausting work and self-discipline. We’ve labored actually exhausting as a staff for a number of years, and we’re slowly beginning to see outcomes. Sure, the dressing room ambiance is superb in the meanwhile. It’s a nice Check victory,” he added.
The Indian opener termed the win over South Africa as full staff efficiency.
“No Asian staff has come right here and gained in Centurion and form of work now we have put in, within the final two weeks main as much as this Check match,” stated Rahul.
“We labored actually exhausting as a staff and we had a whole lot of enjoyable at coaching and at observe.
To go on the market within the first recreation of the sequence and put up a efficiency like that which is an entire staff efficiency, offers us a whole lot of confidence,” he added.
India and South Africa will faceoff within the second Check in Johannesburg from Monday.
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