Parthiv Patel opens up on both the leading batters of the Indian team’s capacity of leading the team. Everyone knows the leading style of the prolific Indian batsmen Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. One is the attacking leader and the other is calm like the former captain. Both of them are successful at their places.
But the comparison between both the players had always remained a hot topic for every cricket fan. Because their fanbase always ups the controversy between both of them.
However, Virat Kohli leads the Indian national team ODI and Test team. Whereas, Rohit Sharma has the charge of the Indian T20 team. Which brings changes in the strategies of the team every time.
Most of the time cricket fans think that Virat Kohli should be the captain of the Indian team for all the formats. On either side, some people thought that Rohit Sharma should take the charge of the Indian team.
Likewise, former Indian wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel added fuel in the most controversial topic of the recent Indian cricket team’s situation on the head of the India tour of Australia.
Rohit Sharma had a better decision-making ability then Virat Kohli
Parthiv Patel said that Rohit Sharma plays the better role of captaincy than Virat Kohli. He did this statement because he had played under both the captains for the IPL franchise Mumbai Indians (MI) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
Further, he said, “The talk is about who takes a better decision, who reads the game better, who makes a better decision in a pressure situation which helps a team win – In that regard, Rohit Sharma as a captain is slightly better than Virat Kohli.”
Later he said that looking to the shortest format, Rohit Sharma always remains dominant as a player and as a captain also. He had left his trademark by winning the 5 IPL titles for the Mumbai Indians (MI).
While concluding his statement he said that Rohit Sharma will continue his IPL 2020 form for the national team series against Australia. He thinks that Rohit’s experience of leading in a shorter format will help team India a lot.
India tour of Australia
As the Indian team recently bracing themselves for the series against Australia. Virat Kohli is the only leader who won the series on Australian soil. So team India wants to continue their last series performance in this series also.
Indian team players also giving their 100 percent in the net sessions for the upcoming series. As BCCI posted the video of Ravindra Jadeja, Bumrah, Prithvi Shaw, etc. doing practice in the nets. Similarly, everyone is doing their work properly.
Here is the video from the BCCI:
Overall, India will play 4 Test matches, 3 T20s, and 3 One day matches throughout this tour. Series will begin from the first ODI match hosted at Sydney cricket stadium on 27th November 2020. Hence, fans will be enthusiastic to witness the high voltage clash.