Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday mentioned that Check cricket must pose extra of a check for batsmen. The batting legend is of the opinion that whilst bowlers are put below drive within the shorter codecs of the sport and are seriously examined, he wondered whether or not or now not that the batsmen are being examined sufficient in Check cricket. “In T20Is and ODIs, the bowlers get examined at all times. In Check cricket, is it trying out batters?” Tendulkar was once quoted as announcing by means of icc.com.
The 45-year-old Tendulkar, who has performed 200 Assessments for India, mentioned that surfaces are key in Check cricket to test a batsman’s functions. He additionally mentioned the primary Check between India and England at Edgbaston was once an excellent representation for a similar.
“The important thing aspect of Check cricket is the skin that we play on, whilst you stay flat, lifeless surfaces, the place the bowler thinks, ‘I haven’t any probability, I’ll stick with my channel’, and the batter thinks, k, in this floor if I do not do the rest silly, I (would possibly not) be out,’ that recreation is changing into dull, it is changing into boring,” Tendulkar, who had 15,921 runs to his identify in Check cricket, defined.
The batting maestro additionally gave his personal instance and mentioned, he was once a type of cricketer who preferred to bat on any floor supplied to him.
“It is not about batting on flat surfaces, I loved taking part in on surfaces that got to us, extra so when it was once an attacking box,” he mentioned.
Tendulkar was once in attendance at Lord’s to ring the enduring bell at the opening day of the second one Check between India and England however climate performed spoilsport as Day 1 was once washed out.