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Dhoni’s intuition for the sport is unmatched – Michael Hussey compares captaincy of MS Dhoni, Ricky Ponting, Rohit Sharma and Michael Clarke

July 15, 2020

Written By,

Ankit Seth

Michael Hussey, the ex-Australian batsman, has played under significant number commanders in his profession. Among enormous names, even as he carried out his specialty with Ricky Ponting and Michael Clarke at the global cricket, MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma were his captains in the Indian Premier League (IPL). In the IPL, Hussey played for the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and the Mumbai Indians (MI).

About Ponting, he said that the veteran captained the Aussies from the front and upheld his partners in difficult stretches. Ponting won the 50-overs World Cup in 2003 and 2007 and took the group to the quarter-finals in the 2011 World Cup.

They are generally totally different characters. Ricky Ponting needed to win so seriously and hauled the entire group alongside him. Hussey said to the audiences.

Clarke was very tactical on field

Talking on Clarke, Hussey said that he was a planner. Clarke resigned from the game in 2015 and furthermore drove Australia to greatness in the 2015 World Cup, beating New Zealand in the last at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

“I would say Michael Clarke was very tactical and very good brain on the cricket field, knew when to bowl certain bowlers and things like that,” Hussey stated.

Hussey was additionally all gestures of recognition for MS Dhoni, under whom he played in the CSK. Hussey is right now a batting mentor with the Super Kings. The southpaw said that Dhoni’s instinct for the game is unparalleled. MSD has an extraordinary instinct for the game however he is additionally exceptionally quiet and cool, backs his players massively and shows a ton of confidence in them, Hussey has mentioned.

Hussey was additionally a piece of the Mumbai establishment in the IPL where Rohit was his chief. He expressed that Rohit knows the craft of holding nerves under tension. Rohit was a lot of the equivalent. He is extremely quiet under tension and strategically exceptionally solid too. Every one of them had this capacity to ease the heat off players, he added.

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Written By,

Ankit Seth