‘ I couldn’t captain India because i dont have anyone in BCCI’- Harbhajan
CRICDOT DESK : Former India spinner Harbhajan Singh lamented now no longer having any connection withinside the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) as he didn`t get a hazard of captaining the countrywide side. Harbhajan, who retired multiple months back, has fired photographs ever since.
In a current interview with News18, Harbhajan has spread out approximately now no longer getting a hazard to guide India no matter having enjoy below his belt. The cricketer from Punjab highlighted that one desires pushing in the BCCI to guide India with inside the global arena.
“Oh yes! That is likewise an success that no person talks approximately – my captaincy. I didn`t understand all and sundry withinside the BCCI; a person who may want to push my case due to the fact it’s far required (for countrywide captaincy). If you aren’t most of the favourites of a person (powerful), you don`t get such honours. But, let`s go away that topic. I understand I turned into successful enough (to guide) as we used to manual lots of captains,” Harbhajan said.
However, Harbhajan Singh asserted that he has no regrets over it and turned into satisfied to serve India as a player.
“No huge deal if I turned into an India captain or now no longer. No regrets both if I didn`t turn out to be the captain for my country. I turned into continually satisfied to serve the state as a player,” he continued.
“He is ten instances a higher person than he turned into a incredible bowler” – Harbhajan Singh on Anil Kumble
Harbhajan and Kumble had been the fiercest spin guns India have ever produced. While they had been threats to opponents, they regularly posed demanding situations for every different to make it to the gambling XI.
Labelling excessive reward for the previous India captain, Harbhajan Singh highlighted Kumble`s contribution in his career.
“I actually have the best regard for Anil bhai. There has now no longer been a larger in shape winner than him as some distance as my cricket information tells me. It has been an absolute privilege to play together with him. Yes, on many events I turned into selected over him withinside the gambling XI as turned into the case throughout the 2003 World Cup however I actually have by no means visible him worried (over such things),” he continued.
“He by no means felt that why turned into I gambling and now no longer him. I will simply say one little component approximately him. He is ten instances a higher person than he turned into a incredible bowler. His contribution in my existence is immense. He continually used to manual me at each point, and used to inform me what is wanted to be performed via way of means of me,” Harbhajan Singh concluded.