Lucknow: As soon as recognized for its intimidating presence, the West Indies crew has been on a gradual decline for a while now however outgoing coach Stuart Legislation insists the Caribbeans have the ability degree to dominate world cricket once more in close to future.
West Indies started their two-month lengthy tour of India with 0-2 Take a look at collection defeat and adopted it up with a 1-Three defeat within the subsequent ODI collection.
They have been anticipated to fare higher within the Twenty20 however have been handed a crushing 71-run defeat within the second T20 Worldwide to concede an unassailable 0-2 lead.
Legislation, who will half methods with the West Indies crew after the following tour of Bangladesh, stated the Caribbeans are presently on a transition part and with time they are going to solely get higher.
“West Indies cricket will not be about lack of expertise. The ability degree is at all times there. It is about making use of that ability, making the fitting choices underneath stress in the midst of the sport. It is a robust place to study there on the center,” stated the 49-year-old Australian, who is about to hitch English county facet Middlesex quickly.
“Ahead of later we are going to get higher outcomes, higher geared up gamers. Worldwide cricket is a beast and to study your cricket out there’s a robust ask.”
Legislation stated the robust tour of India is an enormous studying expertise for his younger facet and regardless of the ultimate consequence they are going to solely take residence positives.
“It is a younger crew and they’re studying on the job. It’s robust to study on this atmosphere in opposition to the most effective groups on the earth, he stated.
“They’ve filled with potential and now its as much as them whether or not they actually wish to work exhausting or not, play actually good cricket, hearken to the teaching workers and senior gamers. Maintain growing their recreation each time.”
Having already misplaced the collection, the West Indies coach stated his gamers will certainly play for satisfaction within the final match of the tour.
“I hate dropping. It is a robust tablet to swallow. We’ve not had that a lot pleasure on this tour. It is time for them to dig deep and play for satisfaction and provides it every little thing within the final recreation. If we play anyplace close to to our potential we will beat any crew on our day. We have to enhance lots to get to that stage,” Legislation stated.
Legislation stated India’s stand-in-captain Rohit Sharma made all of the distinction on Tuesday together with his whirlwind century.
Rohit was at his brutal greatest at Lucknow, smashing an unbeaten 111 off simply 61 balls to energy India to 195 for 2.
“Rohit Sharma can hit any bowler across the park on a given day. He performed exceptionally effectively. He took the sport away from us. It is robust to study whereas enjoying in opposition to a participant like Rohit Sharma, who can destroy you any day,” he stated.
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