- According to Mohammad Kaif, Virat Kohli does not back players
- He said this in the context of Shreyas Iyer not being included in the squad for the first T20.
Former Indian player Mohammad Kaif has criticized Virat Kohli’s captaincy a lot. According to Kaif, the way Sourav Ganguly used to support his players, Virat Kohli does not.
Mohammad Kaif on Sony Sports Network reacted to Shreyas Iyer not being included in the playing XI for the first T20 match. He questioned captain Virat Kohli’s decision. According to him, Shreyas Iyer also showed his utility in the IPL at number 4 and in the series against New Zealand.
Mohammad Kaif said “At one time Shreyas Iyer was your main player. He was your No. 4 batsman who finished the game. Whether you talk about IPL or New Zealand series, Shreyas Iyer batting at No. 4 Finished the game well. At this position, he was playing well. Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli have a little lack of thinking and the players understand this very well. The players also know that they have only 2 There will be a chance in the innings. ”
Mohammad Kaif compared Virat Kohli and Sourav Ganguly’s captaincy
Mohammad Kaif further compared the captaincy of Virat Kohli and Sourav Ganguly. According to him, there is a big difference in the captaincy of both.
Kaif said “Things were not like this when we played under the captaincy of Dada. When Dada once selected a player, he used to play until he performed well. He supported the players very much. . Virat Kohli must think about how he makes an impact with his captaincy. Why do I or Virender Sehwag talk about Dada because he made a lot of impact with his captaincy? He made a team. “