Shastri Statement Ganguly Dravid Laxman and Kumble Did Not Win the World Cup
India performed well abroad during the tenure of former Team India coach Ravi Shastri. The team also won the Test series for the first time in Australia. But they could not get India the ICC trophy.
Big Statement About Former Veteran Players
Ravi Shastri has given a big statement about the former veteran players of Team India, left his post after the T20 World Cup 2021. During his tenure, the team performed well abroad. The team also won the Test series in Australia ( India vs Australia). The pairing of him and Virat Kohli was also a hit. But even Kohli could not win the ICC tournament as a captain.
Anil Kumble and Rohit Sharma Did not Win the World Cup
Anil Kumble and Rohit Sharma also did not win the World Cup, Shastri said on the performance of Team India and the players, 'Tell which team has been able to perform well for so long. in the past several years. Big players could not win the World Cup. Saurav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, Anil Kumble, and Rohit Sharma also could not win the World Cup. This does not mean that he is a bad player.' He said that Sachin Tendulkar also had to play 6 World Cups before winning.
Virat Kohli Great Performance
Team India recently lost 1-2 in the Test series in South Africa while 0-3 in the ODI series. however, during Kohli's tenure, the team was the number -1 team of tests for 5 years. Virat Kohli captained Team India in 68 Test matches, out of which 40 matches were won. Lost in 17 matches, while 11 matches were drawn. He is the captain to win the most Test matches for India. In this matter, he has overtaken legends like Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Sourav Ganguly, Mohammad Azharuddin, and Sunil Gavaskar.
Virat Kohli has also recorded the record of the captaincy of Team India in most Test matches. Virat captained in 68 matches, while Mahendra Singh Dhoni captained in 60 matches