Yusuf Pathan terms MS Dhoni ‘clever’, calls Yuvraj Singh ‘rockstar’


India all-rounder Yusuf Pathan spoke on Shane Warne’s management expertise, MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh throughout an Instagram stay session.

Yusuf Pathan has played under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. (Twitter Photo)

Yusuf Pathan has performed below the captaincy of MS Dhoni. (Twitter Photo)


  • Unfortunately, I could not play for greater than three years below Warne: Yusuf
  • I performed for 3 years below Shane Warne in IPL: Yusuf Pathan
  • MS Dhoni is without doubt one of the best minds to play cricket and Yusuf Pathan¬†termed him ‘intelligent’

India all-rounder Yusuf Pathan on Wednesday revealed some fascinating anecdotes from his private life and cricketing profession throughout an Instagram stay session. Pathan heaped wealthy reward on former Australia spinner Shane Warne and in addition referred to as Yuvraj Singh the rockstar of Indian cricket.

Yusuf Pathan was a part of a comparatively inexperienced Rajasthan Royals, which went onto win IPL trophy within the inaugural season below the management of Shane Warne. Pathan like many different consultants pointed that Shane Warne’s on-field presence and management expertise performed a vital function within the franchise’s success in IPL 2008.

“I played for three years under Shane Warne in IPL. There are many memories with him. He used to guide us how to dismiss batsmen well before the game and we used to implement them and batsmen used to get out in a similar fashion,” Yusuf Pathan stated throughout a stay session with CricTracker.

However, Yusuf Pathan additionally stated that he was unlucky that he could not play with Warne past the third IPL version as he was snapped by KKR within the public sale.

“Unfortunately, I couldn’t play for more than three years under him. Without any big players, he took our team to the final and won the title in the inaugural edition, there were many domestic players and less international stars during that time in RR. Only a captain like him can win the title with a few resources around,” Yusuf added.

MS Dhoni is without doubt one of the best minds to play cricket and Yusuf Pathan termed him ‘intelligent’ when requested to outline former India skipper in a single phrase. Apart from choosing Shane Warne as one among his favorite captains within the IPL, Yusuf additionally referred to as Yuvraj Singh a ‘rockstar’.

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