Clive Lloyd is attending the Saalam Cricket © Getty Images (File Picture)
Clive Lloyd was attending the Salaam Cricket conclave © Getty Images (File Picture)

Oct 18, 2014

Clive Lloyd, while attending the Salaam Cricket conclave said, West Indies were under pressure during the 1975 World Cup against Pakistan. When asked by anchor Rajdeep Sardesai on what pressure is, Lloyd said those. He also added, during that last wicket Lloyd drank 15 pale ales. Batting that there was not much pressure in those two World Cups. When asked what he drank after the World Cup he just said it was ‘stronger stuff’.

The conclave – named ‘Kaise Jeetenge World Cup’ – is attended by the likes of , Kapil Dev, Allan Border, Imran Khan, Steve Waugh, Ricky Ponting, Arjuna Ranatunga, who are among the captains who led their teams to World Cup wins. Among the other skippers will be Sunil Gavaskar, Sourav Ganguly, Ajay Jadeja, Mohammad Azharuddin, Bishan Singh Bedi, Inzamam-ul-Haq, and Aamer Sohail. Indian cricketers, who were also a part of their last World Cup winning campaign back in 2011, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, and Ashish Nehra will also be a part of the function.