Calmness. Atmosphere. Mindset. Positivity. Expectation.
India captain Rohit Sharma mentioned that his team would like to win the final but are not weighed down by the prospect of playing a pressure game. He shared similar thoughts ahead of India’s tournament opener. He mentioned that every member of the group has resonated with his views and embraced different emotions in the change room.
Rohit exuded calmness and seemed relaxed and at peace with his surroundings, he was patient and was asked about completing a life’s circle. Rohit said it was a very emotional period and he is happy to be leading the team into the final at this age. Rohit wants to maintain the same environment created at the start of the World Cup and not get too emotional.
When asked about sticking to a certain “brand of cricket,” Rohit mentioned the importance of playing according to the decided brand. He is pleased with the messaging given to the boys and the special environment created within the team. He emphasized maintaining that environment and not getting fazed by outside talk. The team has been very straightforward with everything in the ten games they’ve played in the tournament.