Saturday, September 4, 2010

Ganguly sees Dhoni left defenceless

With the adolescent crop of Indian cricketers falling abbreviate of expectation, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni would face a big claiming abnormally afterwards the retirement of the chief players, above captain Sourav Ganguly said today.
"Dhoni's better claiming will be in the advancing one or two years back Tendulkar, Dravid and Laxman retire. Next year, we accept about bristles abroad alternation and it will be a analysis of his captaincy and his players. His approaching as Indian captain will be determined," Ganguly told a television channel.
Terming Dhoni as the best able one-day batsman, Ganguly said, "The skipper should bat college up the adjustment rather than bottomward at 5 or 6."
On the added hand, Dhoni should stop authoritative 'immature' statements and apply on accepting the best out of the side, he said.
Referring to Dhoni's account of 'too abundant of cricket' afterwards the beating in the World Twenty20, Ganguly said: "Dhoni is a complete cricketer but sometimes he makes adolescent comments. If they will not play, somebody abroad will fit in. This is the time to play."
India's achievement in the Analysis format, he said, was good, but back it came to the beneath adaptation it was abbreviating because of the aberration from the adolescent bunch.
"Yuvraj Singh has a lot of ups and downs admitting arena for so long. Virender Sehwag too is inconsistent back it comes to one-days, while the youngsters Ravindra Jadeja, Yusuf Pathan and Rohit Sharma are abbreviate of expectations.
"They were termed as the future, but they are yet to accomplish at the accomplished akin and blossom. There has been a big gap as we are not accepting the aggregate right," he said about India's contempo debacles abnormally in the ICC Champions Trophy 2009 and World Twenty20 this year.
Referring to his team's memorable triumphs in Pakistan, England and the West Indies, Ganguly said "Those were the performances that mattered the best for us. Achievement is 40 per cent captaincy and 60 per cent player's contribution."
Ganguly captivated that selectors should aces the ancillary on base of performance, but not on age.
"It's Sachin Tendulkar who is still your best, while for the Aussies it's Ricky Ponting who is still demography the aggregation through. And, bethink Laxman's addition in extenuative the alternation in Sri Lanka," Ganguly said.