Deepak Chahar batted a lot in the last match of the ODI series against South Africa but could not win Team India. India’s South African tour is now over. South Africa defeated India 2-1 in the Test series, while in the 3-match ODI series, Africa whitewashed India by winning all three matches. But in the last ODI match played in Cape Town, Indian bowler Deepak Chahar showed tremendous fighting spirit while batting, but the team still lost by 4 runs in the end. In such a situation, now Dinesh Karthik has revealed an interesting anecdote about Deepak Chahar.
Dinesh Karthik told an interesting anecdote about Deepak Chahar
In the third and final ODI match played in Cape Town, Deepak Chahar stood on the pitch even after everyone was out. Everyone had given up hope that India would win this match. But Deepak stood on the pitch, stood firm, he did not give up. Due to his tremendous fighting spirit, the team almost crossed the threshold of victory that he was out, after which India finally lost by 4 runs. Coming into a difficult situation, bowler Deepak Chahar batted brilliantly. team india Played an important innings of 54 runs for . In such a situation, former Indian wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik while talking to Cricbuzz said about Deepak Chahar’s fighting spirit that,
“In the Syed Mustaq Ali Trophy 2019-20 season, Rajasthan team was performing poorly in the initial matches but as soon as Deepak Chahar came in the team, Rajasthan won three consecutive matches and traveled to the semi-finals. As a leader, he brought improvement in the performance of the Rajasthan team. There is a fighting spirit in him which you can also see.”
Deepak Chahar is hungry to win
Former Indian team player Dinesh Karthik further said that,
“You can call Deepak Chahar’s fighting spirit as his hunger to win or you can see a great player inside him. I think he has led the Rajasthan team very well in the limited overs format in domestic cricket.
It is worth noting that on the Sri Lankan tour last year, Deepak Chahar had crossed the team India’s line while batting in a similar fashion. When Chahar came to bat in a match of the ODI series against Sri Lanka, half the team had reached the pavilion. Everyone had given up hope. But Deepak Chahar showed a great fighting spirit with the bat and got India to win that match.
However, in Africa, Deepak Chahar could not win the team even after batting well. In the third ODI against South Africa, he scored 54 runs in 34 balls, in which he hit 5 fours and 2 sixes. Coming into a difficult situation and batting well, Deepak has scored a wonderful half-century. Even after the team’s loss, his all-round performance is being praised a lot, everyone is very impressed with his batting.