Cricket fans all over the country grandly celebrated Team India’s win in the ICC World Cup match against South Africa on Sunday. While many of them decided to party all night, others resorted to social media to send congratulatory wishes. After the glorious win, Indian skipper Rohit Sharma was declared the best fielder for his tactical awareness team South Africa. The match was held at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata and it was a testament to India’s prowess on the field. The award to Rohit was presented by Indian fielding coach T Dilip. Now, a video which is doing rounds on social media shows the coach giving a speech before presenting the award.
“Beauty of our team is that we just fly on the field but also we just don’t field with our hands but genuine commitment,” the coach starts his speech. Further, he goes on to praise his players. Now, the speech has gone viral on social media and netizens cannot help but notice how impressive his speech is. “Mr. T Dilip makes better presentations than MBA grads,” wrote an ‘X’ user.
The ‘Fielder of the Match’ medal is a tradition introduced by India’s fielding coach, T Dilip. The aim is to recognise and encourage the outstanding fielding performances.
Here, have a look at the video:
Rohit Sharma has added another feather to his cap by winning this prestigious accolade. The award was presented to him by Shreyas Iyer.
“I legit look forward to his player of the match announcements. What he did for KL in the stadium was just WOW!” commented an ‘X’ user. Another person wrote, “The bonding that @ImRo45 has created with the team is exceptional and kudos to seniors like @imVkohli who is giving everything for the team..I’m so proud if you #TeamIndia ..I hope for all of us you win the ultimate prize.”
“Watching cricket for more than 35+ yrs & being so passionate about it that I have felt the emotion of every win or loss. Now I can proudly say that this is the spirit that I always wanted to see in Team India & we have arrived,” commented another person.
Many people also praised the coach for his speech. One person wrote, “All you need is a motivation and knowledge to make good presentations, no degree can provide you that.” Another person wrote, “And he has had to make efforts to learn English. He said that during his YT video with Ashwin.”