West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo feels the T10 format can deliver a couple of revolution much like the one which was seen following the arrival of T20 cricket greater than 15 years in the past.
Bravo is gearing up to participate within the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10.
Speaking in regards to the sport’s latest avatar, he mentioned, “T10 is an exciting tournament and it’s a competition that is just the way T20 started a few years ago – being the hottest thing in the market, and attracting so many people around the world.
“I think T10 definitely can do something similar. I believe it can also help players prolong their careers, and as a bowler, I use it as an opportunity to challenge myself because it’s not a bowler-friendly tournament, and you come up against the best players in the world.
“So I use it as an opportunity to work on my skills and challenge and see how I can still compete at the highest level.” He was one of many standout performers within the earlier version of Abu Dhabi T10 as he led his former staff Maratha Arabians to their first-ever title after defeating Deccan Gladiators within the last.
The flamboyant cricketer has now switched sides for the upcoming season of Abu Dhabi T10, and has once more been joined by coach Andy Flower, who has additionally made the change from the Arabians to the Delhi Bulls.
“I must be very honest that it’s a really hard tournament to win. What will work for us is the fact that both the coach (Andy Flower) and myself will be on the same page.
“We keep in mind what we did whereas we have been at Maratha Arabians – the format, construction, and the way we will get our gamers to consider in our course of. I feel the identical effort, vitality and planning will go into this marketing campaign,” said the Trinidadian.
Currently enjoying training back home in Trinidad and Tobago, Bravo also commented on the importance of fielding in a format like T10.
“I consider fielding is essential. As I at all times inform folks, each run you save on the sector is one much less run that it’s a must to make. Therefore, as a bunch, it is crucial to place a correct fielding unit on the park.
“It helps the bowlers when you have great fielders and it also helps the captain. It boosts the entire team’s spirit and helps you to win games,” added the 37-year-old.