Oman cricketer Zeeshan Maqsood seeks for Dhoni’s recommendation on ‘Calmness’

Oman cricket workforce captain Zeeshan Maqsood has mentioned he desires to study ‘calmness’ from legendary Indian batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

He mentioned he’ll ask Mahendra Singh Dhoni how he stays calm in troublesome conditions. “Even after shedding or profitable the match, he stays calm.”

Additional Maqsood has mentioned that India’s stalwart batter Virat Kohli is a legend on the planet of cricket and he additionally desires to study from Dhoni.

Maqsood, whose ancestors migrated from Hoshiarpur in Punjab heaped praises on different Indian gamers. In keeping with Maqsood, “Virat Kohli is a legend. Rohit Sharma is nice as nicely. Studying from each of them would have been good”.

Maqsood, a left-arm spinner, mentioned he seems to be ahead to assembly Ravindra Jadeja, who’s the primary all-rounder within the Check format.

“Taking a look at each issues, his plus level is bowling. He performs with the bat as nicely in essential matches. He’s additionally a left-handed batsman, I’d have requested him about batting pictures. I’d have undoubtedly taken recommendation from Ravindra Jadeja as a result of he’s additionally a left-arm spinner.”

He mentioned talked about India, Australia, England, and Pakistan as the highest groups in ICC World Cup.

Oman has not been capable of qualify for the World Cup.

“It is unhappy not with the ability to come to India. We’ve visited the nation earlier than however it’s undoubtedly disappointing. Taking part in within the World Cup was a dream for us however we’ve discovered from our experiences. My ancestors have been from India, they migrated from Hoshiarpur. So I considered visiting the place. I used to be part of the Oman squad in 2016 after we certified for the T20 World Cup in India. From there onwards, the workforce and administration supported one another all through. Within the final 4 years, we’ve made nice progress in ODI cricket as nicely.”

“Qualifying in such tournaments as ICC Qualifiers and being a part of it’s a nice alternative for these again in Oman. Folks have began liking cricket in Oman. Amenities, cricket grounds, and indoor grounds have helped cricket develop in Oman and the nation is making progress. We’ve correct services like a Check nation has. There may be assist and suggestions from individuals,” he added.

The Oman captain additionally mirrored on his workforce’s efficiency within the ICC World Cup Qualifiers.

“In opposition to Sri Lanka, we lacked expertise. We did not win the toss and the Sri Lankan bowlers have been good. In opposition to Scotland, we performed higher, however we did not get an awesome begin nonetheless we obtained above 250 runs. We’ve discovered a lot of issues from such matches”.

Sri Lanka thrashed Oman by 10 wickets within the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Qualifier to climb to the highest of Group B.

The ICC Cricket World Cup will kick off on 5 October. A complete of 10 groups will take part within the showcase occasion, the primary eight having already certified by the Cricket World Cup Tremendous League. The ultimate two spots might be decided on the finish of the Qualifier match in Zimbabwe, which concludes on July 9.

The ICC World Cup Remaining will happen on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on November 19 with November 20 slated because the reserve day.


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Up to date: 03 Jul 2023, 08:06 AM IST