Gautam Gambhir considers spinners can be beneficial for India in ICC World T20 2016 © Getty Images (File Photo)
Gautam Gambhir considers spinners can be beneficial for India in ICC World T20 2016 © Getty Images (File Photo)

 

The ‘Salaam Cricket’ event broadcasted on TV Channel in Monday spoke to India former cricketer Gautam Gambhir on wide array of topics from present India team to the one which he played, his role under captaincy of MS Dhoni and what would be winning factor for India in ICC World Twenty20 (T20) 2016. Gambhir was specifically asked about who would he like to play against from team India as captain and he mentioned Rohit Sharma will be a tough competitor. He also considers Rohit to be a more dangerous player than Virat Kohli, especially in Indian Premier League (IPL) format. LIVE UPDATE: Aaj Tak’s ‘Salaam Cricket’ event

When asked whether India skipper MS Dhoni is the finisher of the game, he said the person who plays until the end of the game is usually the finisher of match and he has witnessed Kohli as the finisher of the game. When the commentator compared Virender Sehwag and his pair in comparison to Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit’s pair he felt they have the potential in them and lead India to victory. When Gambhir spoke in terms of who can stand out for India to win, he said spinners have helped India to win even earlier and play an important role even today. READ: MS Dhoni & Gautam Gambhir: All is well with the two Indian cricketers

This event will also be graced by Pakistan’s Inzaman Ul Haq and Wasim Akram, Sri Lanka destructive batsman Sanath Jayasuriya, who will also shed light upon T20 cricket. Bangladesh’s Habibul Bashar will also be seen along side West Indies charismatic player Dwayne Bravo. The event will have a wide of topics which will be talked off,  ranging from ICC World T20 2016 predictions, team chances, impact of T20 cricket, championship memoirs of players, Asian cricket scenario, and  the most discussed India vs Pakistan rivalry.