MS Dhoni on James Anderson-Ravindra Jadeja row: India can be aggressive but there is a line
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Jul 16, 2014

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni spoke about the James AndersonRavindra Jadeja incident, stating that India can aggressive but there is a line. India face England at Lord’s for the second Test on Thursday.

In the press conference, Dhoni said, “We can be aggressive. But there is a line. You cannot touch me, I cannot touch you.”

“We talk a lot about Spirit of Game. There are guidelines to be followed. You can be aggressive or vocal but follow them,” Dhoni was quoted as saying by Chetan Narula.

He was further quoted by Shirin Sadikot, “In a presser, you will ask me tough questions and it’s my right whether to answer them or not. But in no way, can I touch you.”

When Dhoni was when asked whether Jadeja’s version of events showed that he was to be blame in any way, he said, “No I dont really think so.”

“Good on Jadeja’s part to not retaliate. Things could have gone far. He addressed situation in appropriate manner.”