India tour of Sri Lanka: Know Indian Head Coach Rahul Dravid’s ‘secret advice’ to Sri Lanka skipper Dasun Shanaka during 3rd ODI: The famous picture from India-Sri Lanka 3rd ODI where Indian head coach Rahul Dravid and Sri Lankan skipper Dasun Shanaka were seen engaging in a conversation during the rain break of the 3rd ODI had the internet talking. While the details of the conversation had enticed many, Shanaka has finally revealed what was the talk about. The young Lankan captain said Dravid, India’s head coach on the Sri Lanka tour, lauded his captaincy skills and praised the Lankan team.
As per a report in themorning.lk, Rahul Dravid told Dasun Shanaka, “You are leading the side very well. The entire team is praiseworthy.”
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The report further stated that “Dravid had told Shanaka that India had been ‘surprised’ by the much-improved Sri Lanka side while also conceding that they were outplayed on Tuesday in the second ODI, which Sri Lanka lost after a close fight.”
In the short interaction, Dravid acknowledged Lankan ace allrounder Chamika Karunaratne for his aggressive approach.
In fact, Dravid minced motivating words even for the rival captain and said, “There is improvement in the team unity and without that, you can never win.”
India tour of Sri Lanka: Indian coach expressed the same after witnessing the solid comeback from the Lankans side in the second ODI where India managed a three-wicket victory in the nail-biting contest.
The ODI series between India and Sri Lanka concluded 2-1 in India’s favour. Dasun Shanaka led Sri Lankan side won the third and the final ODI three wickets (DLS method).
IND vs SL: Know Indian Head Coach Rahul Dravid’s ‘secret advice’ to Sri Lanka skipper Dasun Shanaka during 3rd ODI
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