He should avoid playing the hook shot, says Cheteshwar Pujara's father

Lot of people believe that Cheteshwar's real test will be in South Africa at the end of the year and his father is confident about his son doing well.

updated: March 05, 2013 11:53 IST
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Hyderabad: Whenever Arvind Pujara watches his son Cheteshwar bat in a Test match, the doting father in him turns into a coach who is more keen on dissecting his favourite student's game.

"A double hundred in a Test match against Australia is always a special achievement. But I tell Cheteshwar to avoid playing the hook shot. He will tell me that it's a scoring shot but I believe it's a risky one. He got out playing the hook shot," Pujara senior told PTI from his Rajkot residence after his son cracked a double hundred in the ongoing second Test against Australia on Monday.

So what are the shots that he likes his son to play, pat comes the reply, "He is such a good looking player when he is playing within the 'V'."

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