Rohit Sharma is incredible; he thinks like a player: Shreyas Iyer. In the recently conclude Sri Lanka T20Is, Shreyas Iyer was name Player of the Series.
Shreyas Iyer, who was signed by the Kolkata Knight Riders in last month’s IPL 2022 mega auction. Made a statement by winning Player of the Series against Sri Lanka in the recently conclude T20I series. He scored 204 runs in three games, including a half-century in each. It’s also worth noting that Iyer had remained unbeaten throughout the series.
In a recent conversation, the middle-order batter praised India captain Rohit Sharma. Saying that he understands the latter’s mindset from playing together at the domestic level. After a six-wicket win in the third game on February 27, the Indian team led by Rohit completed its third straight whitewash in the shortest format.
Rohit Sharma is incredible: Shreyas Iyer
“He’s incredible (Rohit Sharma).” He considers himself as a player. He has that mindset in which he connects with everyone and understands what he requires from the support staff and coaches. I hold a high regard for him. We’ve obviously played a lot of domestic football together, and I know how he thinks. So it’s a pleasant environment to be in,” Iyer told the Times of India.
The Men in Blue have now won 12 consecutive T20Is dating back to the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 in November. Their most recent defeat in this format came on October 31st, when they were defeate by New Zealand in the championship match.
After proving his mettle as captain in the white-ball series, Rohit Sharma will look to take his leadership abilities to the next level when he leads India for the first time in the longest format in the two-match Test series against Sri Lanka beginning March 4. The first match of the series will be played at Mohali’s PCA Stadium, and the final match will be a pink-ball affair played under lights at Bengaluru’s M Chinnaswamy Stadium.