Cheteshwar Pujara was one of many defining elements of India’s historic win over Australia within the 2018/19 four-match Check collection. Greater than a yr later, Australian quick bowler Pat Cummins stated that Pujara stays one of many hardest he has ever bowled to.
Cummins lately did a stay Q&A session that was organized by the Australian Cricketers Affiliation (ACA) through which he was requested which is the batsman he discovered hardest to bowl to.
“There are plenty of them on the market, sadly. However I’m going to go together with somebody completely different, and he’s (Cheteshwar) Pujara from India. He was an actual ache within the again for us,” stated the 26-year-old.
“He (Pujara) was an absolute rock for them in that collection. (He was) Actually exhausting to get out. Simply extremely focus all day, day after day. He’s the toughest one in Check cricket to date, I believe,” concluded Cummins.
Pujara was high scorer within the collection with 521 runs and confronted a whopping 1258 balls. Cummins’ teammates Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood have additionally spoken of the frustration that they felt within the collection when Pujara was within the center.
Hazlewood even stated that he would possibly contemplate Mankading Pujara the following time the 2 sides face one another in a Check collection.