“We can use our excitement to overcome pressure moments” – Keshav Maharaj
Posted by Aditya Mehta | Oct 23, 2021
“If we have clarity in our plans and strategies, I think more often than not, we will be on the winning side of things” – Keshav Maharaj
The lead-up to an ICC tournament provides a fascinating insight into the ethos of cricket teams competing for the title. Followers of South African cricket typically tread with caution during this period because of South Africa’s underwhelming record in ICC tournaments, despite playing teams that included some of the world’s greatest cricketers.
Ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates and Oman, the overwhelming sentiment in the South African camp appears to be that of excitement, fueled by the desire to cherish the opportunity to represent South Africa on the world stage.
South African spinner, Keshav Maharaj, making his first appearance in a World Cup, told Cricket Fanatics Magazine, “I feel like a kid with a chocolate cake in front of him…