MS Dhoni had very good big-hitting skills; he was uncommon: Sourav Ganguly | Cricket Information

NEW DELHI: Former India captain and present BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has stated MS Dhoni had large big-hitting abilities and it was vital to advertise him up the order and permit him full freedom to play his photographs when he first began enjoying for India.
World Cup profitable former India captain Dhoni referred to as time on his illustrious profession not too long ago. Ganguly was the captain of the Indian facet when Dhoni made his debut. Ganguly determined to advertise Dhoni to No.three in an ODI towards Pakistan in Visakhapatnam in 2005. Dhoni repaid the religion proven on him with curiosity by slamming a blistering 148 to guide India to victory.
“He (Dhoni) obtained the chance to bat at No.three in Vizag, scored an outstanding hundred and at any time when he has obtained an opportunity to play extra overs, he has scored large. Tendulkar would not have grow to be Tendulkar if he stored batting at No.6 since you get a handful of balls to play,” Ganguly instructed Sportstak.
“There was Challenger Trophy, he was scored 100 for my workforce whereas opening the batting, so I knew it,” Ganguly stated.
“A participant is made whenever you ship him up the order, you’ll be able to’t make a participant by enjoying him decrease down the order. I all the time consider you’ll be able to’t grow to be a giant cricketer by sitting contained in the dressing room. The sort of skills, particularly the six-hitting prowess he had, was uncommon,” Ganguly added.
“After I had retired, I aired my views many occasions, that Dhoni ought to bat increased up the order,” Ganguly stated.

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