New Delhi. Gujarat Titans won the title by defeating Rajasthan Royals in the final of IPL 2022. It was the debut year of Titans and he was successful in capturing the trophy. The team created history under the brilliant leadership of Hardik Pandya. Apart from this, the two people who contributed the most in making Gujarat Titans champion were Head Coach Ashish Nehra and Batting Coach Gary Kirsten. Kirsten is also the mentor of Titans.
Ashish Nehra is the first Indian coach to win the IPL trophy in the 15-year history of the Indian Premier League. Kirsten recently revealed Nehra’s mantra as a coach. He says that former India fast bowler Nehra believes in different plans and strategies to deal with difficult situations in the ever-changing scenario of T20 matches.
Talking to Cricbuzz, Kirsten said, ‘Ashish wants his players to have options. They help explain to them when to use them. A set game plan is not possible in IPL. Matches are complicated with new scenarios all the time. It requires in-the-moment planning and players who can think for themselves and adjust the game plan.
Nehra Best IPL one of the coaches
Kirsten said, ‘Ashish Nehra is our close friend and we have come a long way together. As a player I have enjoyed his willingness to understand his game and his professionalism. He does coaching by heart. He always thinks about how he can help his players. He is low profile and does not like spotlight. He is one of the smartest coach in IPL. He always talks to his players about how to perform better.
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 03, 2022, 14:26 IST