Smith names the best fielder of modern era
Due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, cricket is still off from the field. But the cricketers are keeping the fans cheered up by attending in live sessions and revealing personal bests in a question and answer session. As a part of this, Australian former skipper and Steve Smith has picked up Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja as the best fielder among the current lot of players in a Question and Answer session with his fans on his official Instagram account.
While the live session was going on, one of the followers asked Smith to name the best current fielder he has seen. Surprisingly Steve Smith did not choose any of his teammates and went for overseas player in the reply.
“Ravindra Jadeja,” Smith wrote on his Instagram story.
Besides this , he was further asked to describe Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni in a word, Smith replied, “Legend! Mr Cool”. Moreover, Smith was also asked to say one word for Indian skipper Virat Kohli, the Australian cricketer said, “Freak!” In the reply.
Previously, former Australian spinner Brad Hogg had also named Jadeja as India’s best-ever fielder.
One of the fans asked Hogg to name the best Indian fielder from skipper Virat Kohli, Jadeja, former cricketer Yuvraj Singh and out-of-favour batsman Suresh Raina.
“All four are brilliant, would love to bowl having them all in the inner ring, but Jadeja for me. #hoggytime,” Hogg had tweeted.