Former Team India coach Ravi Shastri has a number of occasions been made the butt of all jokes and memes relating to him being notorious for having alcohol regularly. Whether it is whiskey and ice between his fingers being photoshopped or lacking alcohol for 10 days in a dry state when enjoying two back-to-back Test matches in Ahmedabad, Shastri has been utilized by a number of meme creators for humorous memes.
While principally they have remained humorous however typically they have gotten imply focusing on him for India’s failures in his tenure, which ended with the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 exit. However, Shastri would not thoughts memes and jokes as they’re all in good humour regardless of being at his expense.
Speaking to India Today, Shastri stated, “I fairly loved a few of them (memes). That’s expertise additionally. When they out of the blue make me have a paunch, then it disappears the following day.
“There are bottles everywhere, it is a laugh at my expense. So at least in tough times, you kept people in good humour. I would like to invite some of them for a drink,” he additional added.
Under Shastri, India had some memorable away Test wins and regardless of not successful a single ICC trophy, the 59-year previous was glad with what the crew has achieved and where they’re positioned.
“This tenure has given me more job satisfaction than anything else. When in this job, you are just with your coaching staff. All you can do is create a mindset that allows the boys to play freely once they are out and giving back something.”
Shastri stated that since COVID-19the life below bubbles has been powerful and he will flip 60 subsequent 12 months, so trying on the age and the scenario, it was the proper time however talked about that he will proceed to be related with cricket whether or not in teaching with an IPL crew or returning to commentary.
Former India batter Rahul Dravid is about to takeover from Shastri with the New Zealand sequence beginning with three T20Is from November 17.