‘Kids shouldn’t be taught what the tailenders did’: Washington Sundar’s father expresses disappointment after son misses out on maiden Check ton | Cricket Information
Washington Sundar’s father was not a contented man after his son fell shy of 4 runs from notching his maiden Check ton. The all-rounder performed an instrumental half in India’s complete win towards England within the fourth and last Check in Ahmedabad, however was left stranded on 96 on the non-striker’s finish as India misplaced Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, and Mohammed Siraj within the span of 5 deliveries.
“I don’t perceive why individuals are stunned at his batting. I’ve been listening to. He can face the brand new ball. However we’re prepared for regardless of the Indian workforce asks him to do,” his father was quoted as saying in a report in News18.
“What I’m actually upset concerning the tailenders. They couldn’t keep on for even a short whereas. Suppose India have been enjoying, needing 10 runs to win, wouldn’t this have been an enormous mistake. There are hundreds of thousands of children watching, they shouldn’t be taught what the tailenders did,” he added.
“It’s not about method or expertise. It was a matter of braveness. England have been drained, Stokes was bowling at 123-126. They weren’t bowling at deadly tempo,” he added.
In the meantime, R Ashwin, who completed the competition with one other five-wicket haul, additionally heaped praises about Sundar’s batting capability and mentioned: “I’m not stunned at his batting as a result of he works actually onerous at his batting. In actual fact, we have now discussions on how it’s best to bowl extra as properly. He loves his batting.”
Sundar, who made his Check debut towards Australia this 12 months, has been in good kind and within the three contest he was an element off within the four-match collection towards England, the all-rounder amassed 181 runs at a median of 90.50.