Former England captain Nasser Hussain stated that Sachin Tendulkar had a powerful method and his staff used to plot plans to dismiss the Indian batting nice.
Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid alongside former England cricketers Nasser Hussain and Alex Stewart (Reuters Image)
- I can not remember what number of staff conferences we used to have: Nasser Hussain
- Sachin Tendulkar is one of probably the most troublesome batsmen to whom I’ve bowled: Ian Bishop
- Kane Williamson for me has an excellent method within the present period: Hussain
Former England captain Nasser Hussain on Saturday stated Sachin Tendulkar and his “magnificent technique” would drive his staff to have many conferences merely to talk about technique to dismiss the Indian batting nice.
Tendulkar dominated Indian cricket for over 20 years earlier than retiring in 2013 because the holder of many batting information, together with highest run-getter in Test and ODI format and most number of worldwide centuries.
“Overall when I talk about all-time batsmen, Sachin Tendulkar had a magnificent technique. When I was England skipper, I cannot remember how many team meetings we used to have just to discuss how to get Tendulkar out,” Hussain recalled.
He was talking to Ian Bishop and Elma Smit within the newest episode of ICC podcast titled ‘Cricket Inside Out’.
Hussain added, “For me, the technique is getting runs in all parts of the world, and I like someone who plays with soft hands and lets the ball come to him.
“Kane Williamson for me has an excellent method within the present period, he performs the ball late with comfortable fingers.
“As a result of T20 cricket, players in the modern game play with hard hands, Williamson can play all three formats and can adapt his game to each.”
Bishop additionally stated that Tendulkar was probably the most troublesome batsman he ever bowled to in his profession.
“Sachin Tendulkar is one of the most difficult batsmen to whom I have bowled in my career. He always used to hit in the straight lines,” Bishop stated.