T Natarajan on Sunday mentioned that being a left-arm quick bowler works as a bonus for him as presently there aren’t many bowlers with that angle taking part in for the senior facet. Natarajan was chosen as a web bowler for the Australia sequence, however the left-armer went on to characterize the nation in all three codecs of the sport. Making his Test debut on the Gabba, he went on to take three wickets, together with the likes of Marnus Labuschagne and Matthew Wade within the first innings.
“The main reason for me playing all the formats has to go towards my practice and all my coaches, they would have known about my strength in the formats so they gave me a chance to play in all formats. I am a left-armer so that works as an advantage for me,” mentioned Natarajan whereas addressing a press convention on Sunday.
“I always believe in my strength. I will try to support the Salem cricket association as much as I can. It is because of people’s support that I am here. People know how I came here, if one does hard word he can achieve anything. I could not meet you all when I returned, I thank the media and all who supported me,” he added.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli has at all times been a eager supporter of left-arm bowlers, and he has voiced his opinion about how helpful the completely different angle will be throughout numerous codecs.
During his debut Test at Brisbane, Natarajan was seen a bit intimidated by Mitchell Starc’s tempo. Talking about his batting, Natarajan mentioned: “After a long time I batted and as I said in BCCI interview I could not even see the first ball which I faced. I faced such a fastball and it was such a good experience.”
Natarajan additionally revealed how spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was by his facet all through and the way he suggested him to play higher throughout the Australian tour.
“We have already played jointly in many games for Tamil Nadu, Tamil Nadu Premier League, etc. He is very friendly and always calls me Nattu,” mentioned Natarajan.
After profitable the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, many of the Indian stars landed within the nation on Thursday. Natarajan acquired a hero’s welcome at his native village in Salem.
Upon reaching his native village Salem, Natarajan was welcomed with ‘dhols’ and shehnais. The Indian pacer was surrounded by an enormous crowd and he then stepped onto a chariot. People didn’t cease there and he was escorted by an enormous crowd and the Indian pacer basked within the a lot-deserved glory.
On Tuesday, India had gained the Border-Gavaskar Trophy sequence 2-1. For the primary time in 32 years, Australia was defeated on the Gabba, Brisbane.
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