Former opening batsman Virender Sehwag has made a big disclosure about Rahul Dravid. He said that Dravid once badly scolded Dhoni (MS Dhoni).
New Delhi: Former India’s legendary batsman Rahul Dravid, often called the cricketing wall, is often known for his calm nature. Dravid was rarely seen on the field in an aggressive manner. But now Team India’s former opening batsman Virender Sehwag has made a big disclosure about Rahul Dravid.
When Dravid reprimanded Dhoni
Sehwag has revealed that once Rahul Dravid had badly scolded Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni). Virender Sehwag told Cricbuzz, ‘I have seen Rahul Dravid getting angry once. When we were in Pakistan and Dhoni was already in the team, he played a shot and he was out at the point. After that Dravid became very angry with him and said that you play like this? You should finish the game. ”Sehwag said that Dravid had scolded Dhoni in English and he did not understand half the words.
Let us know that Dhoni (MS Dhoni) made his international debut under the captaincy of Sourav Ganguly. But the tour that Sehwag is talking about was the 2006 tour and at that time Dravid was the captain of Team India.
Dhoni became afraid of playing shot
Virender Sehwag said that Dhoni (MS Dhoni) was also afraid of playing shots in the next match after hearing the scolding of Dravid (Rahul Dravid). He said, ‘When Dhoni came to bat in the next match, I saw that he was not playing too many shots. I asked him what happened if he said that he does not want to hear Dravid’s scolding again. Dhoni said that I will now finish the match quietly and I will go.
Later Dhoni became great
After Dravid (Rahul Dravid), when Dhoni (MS Dhoni) was given the command of Team India, he took the team to every big point. Under Dhoni’s captaincy, India first won the 2007 T20 World Cup and after that the team also won the 2011 ODI World Cup, not only that Dhoni also gave India the 2013 Champions Trophy. Dhoni said goodbye to cricket in 2020.