The Talented bowling all rounder and current Indian test player Washington Sundar, interacting in a 25-questions session with ESPncricinfo, reveals his favorite cricketers while growing up.
Sundar is included in a 20-man test squad for the England tour where India will take on New Zealand in a highly anticipated WTC final match.
Sundar reveals his favorite music artist
Sundar, right from his debut in India has left a mark with his special batting abilities on Red ball. Sundar’s historic partnership with Shardul Thakur with bat in the Decider rescued India out of the first innings collapse. India subsequently won the match and their first innings partnership turned out to be invaluable.His another remarkable partnership with Rishabh Pant rescued India against England
The 21-year old said if it wasn’t for cricket he would have been a musician in his life. Washington named A.R. Rahman as his inspiration in music. Rahman is one of the best-selling music artists in India, with an estimated 150 million records sold worldwide. The 54-old is inarguably one of the greatest musicians to ever grace the earth.
Sundar idolized Lara and Dhoni
The 21-year old named Brian Lara and MS Dhoni as two of his idols while growing up watching cricket. The West Indian Legend is among the Greatest Batters whose feats have been revered to this day and is regarded as one of the most influential cricketers of all time. The Indian Captain is undeniably one of the greatest and successful skippers in cricket.
Sundar admires Rafael Nadal
The talented Indian Badmiton star, Saina Nehwal onced said she is a fan of Washington Sundar’s terrific ability on field. On asking one sportsman he admired, he responded “Rafael Nadal”.
Rafael Nadal is certainly among the greatest sportsman and is deemed as an inspiring figure. Nadal’s resilience and natural ability to boost the game, attracts the fans to get totally involved in his game
ICC WTC Final
The Inagural ICC WTC Final will take place on June 18 at Rose Bowl, Southampton between New Zealand and India. Both team have named a 20-man squad for the tour and likely to play with four pacers bearing the conditions.