Yuvraj Singh discusses his continued need to be “careful” around Tendulkar, Ganguly, Dravid, and Kumble. – ‘It was bit of a shock’. During the SA20 competition, the Southpaw revealed how he still exercises caution while among his former senior colleagues.
The former all rounder attend a Viacom18 Sports function in Mumbai. To celebrate the debut of South Africa’s brand-new franchise league, SA20. Yuvraj opened up about his formative years and how he was surprised to see the senior players. As his teammates when he was present with his former colleague Anil Kumble.
The former all rounder attended a Viacom18 Sports function in Mumbai to celebrate the debut of South Africa’s brand-new franchise league, SA20. Yuvraj opened up about his formative years and how he was surprised to see the senior players as his teammates when he was present with his former colleague Anil Kumble.Yuvraj said.
Yuvraj Singh said: “IPL has made youngsters more comfortable”
In addition, Yuvraj claimed that the Indian Premier League had aided. In bridging the gap between the squad’s younger players and the presence of more experienced players.
“There are all these guys you’re watching on television as a kid and straightaway, you were in the dressing room with them. You had to ask the coach to not be seated next to them. The coach used to say they’re your teammates so you have to sit next to them. So, it took a while to start talking to them. But what the IPL has done is that the youngsters are now more comfortable around the players,”He added.
The ace left-hander has won several championships while playing for the national side and was a crucial part of the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. Additionally, during his professional career, the southpaw who made a name for himself in the national team setup played with a number of famous players, including Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, and Rohit Sharma.