NSW quick Chris Tremain walked away from a handful of video games as captain of his state’s 2nd XI final summer time with one remark – it’s like spinning plates.
As Tremain’s NSW groupmate Pat Cummins closes in on the Australian Look at captaincy, the veteran quick bowler shed some mild on The numerous problems the job will current.
“Balancing up your workload, The way you’d Want to bowl and All of the plans You’ve Occurring, it’s A very huge problem for Pat,” Tremain said after NSW accomplished the third day of their Sheffield Defend conflict with Victoria with a 38-run second innings lead.
“If he does get the nod, there’s not a doubt in my thoughts He’ll do An excellent job. He is a unbelievable chief. We noticed that final yr when he captained the white-ball group for NSW. However It is troublesome.
“I assume that’s traditionally why it’s been a batsman. There are So many shifting parts. Everytime you’re batting, And also you’re captain, You should fear about your self And mightbe a handful of completely different issues.
“Everytime you’re On the market on The sector, You should fear about 10 completely different guys.”
Whereas Tremain believes Cummins will excel Inside the position, he hopes it doesn’t cease him from having his ordinary, monumental influence with ball in hand.
“It’s like spinning plates. You will get 5 or 6 plates proper, You’d possibly neglect plate quantity seven or eight, They typically fall and crash. Hopefully it doesn’t value your group An extreme quantity of,” Tremain defined.
“There Shall be A lot of assist for him to be skipper. Hopefully it doesn’t take away from the cricketer he is, as a Outcome of he’s a unbelievable cricketer and he wins video games for Australia off his personal again, with bat and ball.”