Cricket News: Mohammad Azharuddin is a great captain for India. One of the best batsmen. The wrist of this player from Hyderabad
Cricket News: Mohammad Azharuddin is a great captain for India. One of the best batsmen. This player from Hyderabad is known as a wrist magician. The ability that Azhar has shown since his debut match has continued for much of his career. He then went on to give the team many victories with his batting. Azhar scored a century in his Test debut against England in Kolkata. He played 99 Tests and 334 ODIs for India in his career. In this he scored 6215 and 9378 respectively. He also captained India to three World Cups and was the only Indian captain to do so. However, Azhar’s career did not start so easily. He was rejected by the selectors once he played three balls. This disappointed Azar a lot but later he played for India.
An incident during the trials in Bangalore
It dates back to 1979. At that time Azar went to Bangalore to give under-19 trials. However, after Azar played three balls, the selectors asked him to leave. Azhar spoke about the incident on Zee TV’s old show ‘Zina Isi Ka Nam Hai’. “When I went to Bangalore for the Under-19 selection in ’79. After playing two or three balls I was left out. You were not selected and said you could go back to Hyderabad. I came to Bangalore from Hyderabad. I was deeply disappointed not to be allowed to play more balls. Knows what happens in three balls. Usually I do not get discouraged but that’s what happened at the time, ”he said. But then Azhar became the captain of India. Provided many memorable victories.