Former Australia captain Steve Waugh is “not certain” if the present Indian group driven by Virat Kohli is any superior to a portion of the sides that he played against amid his days as guaranteed by Ravi Shastri.
Waugh talked in reference to India mentor Shastri’s remarks this is “the best Indian side over the most recent 15 years”.
“Look I have played against some incredible Indian sides and I don’t know that the current side is superior to anything the ones we played against,” Waugh disclosed to ESPN Cricinfo in a meeting.
He comprehended that Shastri needed to support the assurance of his group however he felt that broad remarks could have been stayed away from.
“I am not by any means beyond any doubt however presumably not an incredible thing to state as it puts additional weight on the group. When they begin losing, they will get a considerable measure of feedback for that. See, it’s great that Ravi Shastri has confidence in his side however remarks like these could be minded his own business,” Waugh said.
The previous captain known for his psychological breaking down strategy feels that Australia regardless of late issues would be difficult to beat in their very own cave.
“Australia will be difficult to beat in Australia. We have a knocking down some pins assault on a par with any group in world cricket and we can take wickets. It’s our batting in the event that we score 350 keeps running in first innings, I figure we will be difficult to beat. What’s more, somebody will dependably come and do well and that is the idea of the game.”
“I am still quite certain that we can win in Australia however it will be a nearby arrangement however,” Waugh said in regards to the Test arrangement beginning December 6.
Like every other person, he lauded Virat Kohli for his preeminent consistency contrasting him and Brian Lara and Sachin Tendulkar.
“He is an incredible player and he cherishes these defining moments. He resembles Tendulkar and Lara. They sit tight for these and that is the place they need to demonstrate their best. He will be the dangerman straightaway yet they have some really great batsmen.
“All things considered, India have a significant adjusted group and they will consider this to be a huge possibility. They would have arranged for this visit for quite a while. I think it will be extremely close arrangement,” he included.