Virender Sehwag recalled one occasion when he noticed Rahul Dravid getting indignant on MS Dhoni.© AFP
Rahul Dravid was not a person who had mood points however as soon as MS Dhoni was on the receiving finish of his indignant outburst, recalled Virender Sehwag. The context was a current industrial that includes an indignant Dravid which has taken the social media world by storm. When Sehwag was requested whether or not Dravid ever acquired indignant, he mentioned that it occurred as soon as and it was directed to none apart from MS Dhoni throughout a ODI sport in Pakistan again in 2006.
“I have seen Rahul Dravid get angry. When we were in Pakistan, and back then MS Dhoni was a newcomer. Dhoni played a shot and got caught at point,” Sehwag recollected on Cricbuzz.
“Dravid was very angry with MS Dhoni. ‘That’s the way you play? You should finish the game’. I was myself taken aback by Dravid’s English outburst although I didn’t understand half of it.”
The rap on the knuckles from the skipper had its impact on the younger keeper-batsman, who actually put his head down throughout the subsequent sport.
“When MS batted the next time, I could see he was not hitting too many shots. I went and asked him what was wrong. He said ‘I don’t want to be scolded by Dravid again. Let’s finish the game quietly and go back’.”
Sehwag additionally mentioned that it’s certainly true that Dhoni is averse to answering cellphone calls like as soon as VVS Laxman had famously revealed at his submit retirement media interplay.
“Once it happened that the BCCI secretary (name not revealed) called MS and he didn’t pick up the call. When the secretary next time met him, he gave a special phone to MS and told him that when this one rings, you need to pick it up.
“Because there could be board conferences (choice) and as a captain, he was required to attend these calls. From that point, MS had that cellphone offered by BCCI and I do not know whether or not it is nonetheless there,” said Sehwag. “But sure, he has a private quantity,” mentioned Sehwag.
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