Hardik Pandya has reinvented himself in IPL 2022 and has been one of the most impressive young captains this year as his team became the first to qualify for the playoffs. Mohammed Shami praised Hardik Pandya and spoke about how the captaincy has made the young all-rounder more mature now.
Hardik Pandya he has reinvented himself at this year’s IPL and has regained the form that he has been missing for quite some time. The way Hadik Pandya has led alongside him at IPL 2022 has been commendable. The Gujarat Titans in their debut season have become the first team to qualify for the playoffs this year, showing the type of cricket they have played in the tournament so far.
Mohammed Shami who plays with Hardik Pandya in the Gujarat Titans and has also played with him for the Indian team, feels that the all-rounder has improved as a cricketer and become more mature. “After he (Hardik) became captain, he became more normal, his reactions moderated (softened). I advised him to control his emotions on the pitch because everyone watches cricket,” Shami said. to the media on Friday.
“As a leader it is very important to be sensitive, to understand situations and he has played that role perfectly. He has kept the team together. I have witnessed a lot of changes in him as a captain compared to a player,” he said. Mohammed Shami.
“Each captain has a different temperament. Mahi (Dhoni) bhai was calm, Virat was aggressive, Rohit leads depending on the situations in the match, so understanding Hardik’s mentality is not rocket science.”
Mohammed Shami has performed well for the Gujarat Titans this season and has 16 wickets in the tournament so far.