He said, ‘It is good to see these skills. It takes courage to play these shots. The game is demanding more diversity and a greater range of skills and players are looking for ways to achieve this.
In recent times, many bigwigs of the game have been criticized for playing low strike in T20 cricket. Asked if there is room for players with such low strike rates in T20 cricket, Flower said that different players have a role to play but it depends on whether a coach and a captain want the team. How to balance
“We all definitely like aggression, but I still think there is a role for different types of players. It is up to the selectors and the coach and the captain how they balance it. But of course aggressive batting is important, but there are different ways of scoring fast in cricket.
Apart from ILT20, 54-year-old Flower is also coaching Lucknow Supergiants in IPL. He also has assignments as a coach in various leagues around the world and is enjoying the challenge.
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