Indian cricket team is in England and is all set to begin test series come August 1st. Speaking about the team, there is also support staff who acts like the support system for both team management and team as they help the team in various ways.
One such kind of a staff member is Jeff Goodwin, who drives the team bus and has been doing so since the 1999 World Cup. The reason why we are talking about this important staff member is because Mr Goodwin’s wife fell ill, and it was Team India’s Suresh Raina who became the man who stepped in to help, reports the Indian Express. Aside from being generous and helpful, Raina also gave his shirt to Auction off.
Say 👋 to Mr. Jeff Goodwin.#TeamIndia's bus driver gives interesting insights about various cricket teams who have been his passengers all these years. P.S Jeff loves this Indian Cricket team. Find out why...
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Say 👋 to Mr. Jeff Goodwin.<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TeamIndia?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#TeamIndia</a>&#39;s bus driver gives interesting insights about various cricket teams who have been his passengers all these years. P.S Jeff loves this Indian Cricket team. Find out why...<br><br>▶️<a href="https://t.co/IQ2LWJK8Jn">https://t.co/IQ2LWJK8Jn</a> <a href="https://t.co/aRVTbk2L5d">pic.twitter.com/aRVTbk2L5d</a></p>&mdash; BCCI (@BCCI) <a href="https://twitter.com/BCCI/status/1020618360999030784?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">July 21, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
After Mr. Goodwin came to know about this he was quite happy about and praised the men in blue who are also very disciplined.
He also spoke about the times when teams used to make the staff wait for them and go on binge drinking at times but he feels that this doesn’t happen anymore. Goodwin feels that the present team is the best one in terms of discipline and professionalism. He also spoke about his bonding with the skipper of Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli who calls him an “old man”.
The jovial bus-driver also has said few good things about Team India’s former Captain Cool, M.S. Dhoni. According to Goodwin, Dhoni is a fantastic wicketkeeper. Talking about the India tour to England, so far India team won the T20 series but lost the ODI series. The first test will start on August 1 at Edgbaston.
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