Mumbai, July 10
Former India opener and home stalwart Wasim Jaffer has in contrast Prithvi Shaw to the nice Virender Sehwag however says the Mumbaikar wants a extra disciplined way of life off the sphere.
After a powerful Test debut in opposition to the West Indies, Shaw was handed an eight-month ban for a doping violation. He returned to aggressive cricket throughout India’s tour of New Zealand earlier this 12 months.
“I also feel his lifestyle off the field, he (Shaw) needs to probably get more disciplined there. He has the game to succeed at the international level but he needs to be a lot more disciplined outside cricket also,” Jaffer informed former India opener Aakash Chopra on the latter’s YouTube channel.
Jaffer, who’s the best run getter in Ranji Trophy, mentioned as soon as set, Shaw had the flexibility to demolish one of the best of bowling assaults.
“I think he (Shaw) is a special player, without a doubt and the (kind of) shots he plays. If he gets going, he has the ability of Virender Sehwag, who can completely demolish the attack,” added Jaffer, who introduced his retirement in March this 12 months.
According to Jaffer, Shaw wants to know his recreation higher as he falls into the lure laid by the opposition.
“But somewhere I feel, he needs to understand (his game), where he needs to take a little bit of backseat. He has been out couple of times on short balls and he falls into that trap. He needs to understand that,” mentioned Jaffer. PTI