India will take on Sri Lanka in the upcoming ODI series which starts on July 18. The visitors have selected six uncapped players who will be led by Shikhar Dhawan. Apart from the stand-in skipper, the Men in Blue also have a new coach with Ravi Shastri in England.
Rahul Dravid is the new coach and he has been often lauded for his exceptional work with the youngsters of Team India. KKR batsman Nitish Rana stated that it would be good for him if he can have one percent of Dravid’s patience.
He further added that he has heard that Dravid is the same as a coach as he was as a player.
“I have heard that Rahul Dravid as a coach is similar to Rahul Dravid as a player. I wish I could bring even one per cent of the patience he has within me; it will be a big achievement for me,” said Rana while speaking on STAR SPORTS’ SHOW follow the blues.
India’s new pace sensation Chetan Sakariya also opened up on his journey with Dravid. The youngster wants to learn determination from the legendary player.
“I would want to learn how he was so determined when the opposing teams like Australia and England; played dominant cricket. I want to understand how he troubled them and how he could achieve so much with sheer determination. I want to learn and understand the process which goes behind that mindset.”