Vastavam web: Praising Kuldeep Yadav for his recent exploits in international cricket, India discard Suresh Raina today said credit should be given to former head coach Anil Kumble for shaping the young spinner.”Kuldeep (Yadav) is doing very well and the credit goes to Anil Bhai (Anil Kumble). He worked really hard with him,” Raina told reporters at an event here.”He (Kuldeep) has done well with (former Australian chinaman) Brad Hogg. He is the guy who will change everything in bowling department,” he said.
The 22-year-old chinaman from Kanpur was impressive in his debut Test series against Australia and also became the third Indian bowler to take a hat-trick in ODIs against the Aussies in the last series.Raina has been out of the Indian team for a long time and the 30-year-old said he is working hard to earn his place back in the team.”I am working hard and there is nothing tough in life, if you enjoy your process and enjoy your cricket and I have always done that,” he said.Raina-led Uttar Pradesh lost to Railways in the Ranji Trophy opener after they were bundled out for 72 in the fourth innings chasing 94.
On the loss, Raina said, “The boys are still learning.The wicket was little different. We have still five more games to go and after that match we had a chat.