Stating that MS Dhoni shouldn’t be somebody who believes in a variety of statistics and fact, former India captain Rahul Dravid attributed Chennai Super Kings’ constant run within the IPL to their skipper.
“So, I mean, look, I know Dhoni quite well and I hope he hasn’t changed, but I know Dhoni is probably not one to look at reams of data and statistics,” stated Dravid whereas talking at a webinar organised by the Great Lakes Institute of Management in response to ESPNcricinfo.
Dravid, who has led Dhoni and has performed underneath him later in his career, stated CSK’s workforce administration who do all of the analysis work additionally deserves a variety of credit for his or her success.
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“If you look at the success CSK has had, they’ve got really good access to data and they’ve got really good access to people behind the scenes and they’ve run cricket teams at the junior level,” Dravid stated.
CSK have received the IPL 3 times — one lower than Mumbai Indians — and reached the knockouts in every of the 10 seasons they’ve been part of. In the 10 editions that they’ve been part of the IPL, CSK has been led by Dhoni on every event, making him some of the victorious captains of the league.
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The former India captain added, “They perceive expertise and so they’ve clearly bought a very good scouting course of in place. But, what additionally they have is a captain who actually understands instincts.
(With PTI inputs)