Tuesday, November 5, 2013

No distractions, focused on winning series: Dhoni

Kolkata, Nov 5: India commander Ms Dhoni on Tuesday said there were no preoccupations for the group and their center was solidly on cricket. The assemble up to the two-Test arrangement against West Indies has been about Sachin Tendulkar's retirement. The spotlight has moved to limited more than Team India.

Come tomorrow, India and West Indies will go head to head at the Eden Gardens in the first Test. It will be Tendulkar's 199th and penultimate global match before retirement. The second and last Test of the arrangement will be in Mumbai. Notwithstanding all the festivals in Kolkata emphasizing Tendulkar, Dhoni said they were focusing on winning the arrangement. "It's something that was normal. It's generally exceptional to know such things ahead of time so you can rationally get ready well. We have tried best to keep ourselves far from preoccupations and keep tabs on cricket. Not too bad up til now. When the amusement begins, I don't think the group is exciting anybody. I suppose we are sorted," Dhoni said. "The extent that the most recent not many days are concerned, it looked totally ordinary how we played the Odi arrangement or the last arrangement. The changing area air is precisely the same. As it were, the fellows have completed well to look after the air," he included. The commander consoled that it was just about cricket on their psyches and nothing else. "The center has been splendid as such. The extent that the group is concerned, not thinking anything separated from cricket. There're sure things that needs to happen and will happen. You recognized something that is been striving for about most recent 10 years. Right away that Sachin has published his retirement, you're perceiving it more," he demonstrated. The wicketkeeper-batsman said they need to first win the arrangement and after that settle on committing to the Master Blaster. "Before all else, we have to concentrate on cricket and look to win the arrangement. When we have won the arrangement, its generally simpler whom you need to commit it to. It's generally simple to do that," he said. Thatscricket.