India head coach Ravi Shastri has termed the continuing struggle towards COVID-19 disaster as a “mother of all World Cups” which the countrymen must win in any respect price by coming collectively.
On Wednesday, Shastri posted a video on his Twitter deal with whereby he urged folks to stick to the rules of the federal government with a purpose to cease the unfold of coronavirus.
“Today the COVID-19 has put us in a situation where we got our backs to the wall,” Shastri mentioned.
“To fight this coronavirus is like chasing a World Cup the place you give your the whole lot in attempting to win it. What’s staring you on the face is no unusual World Cup. This is the mom of all World Cups the place not simply eleven are enjoying however 1.4 (1.3) billion are within the enjoying enviornment and competing.
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) April 15, 2020
“Guys we are able to win this. For that, we now have to watch the fundamentals. You have gotten your Prime Minister main from the entrance forward of the curve like different nations have farmed out,” Shastri added.
The India head coach additional mentioned folks have to pay respect to the frontline employees who’re risking their lives on this struggle towards coronavirus.
“You have to obey the orders that come from the top: be it Centre, state or the frontline workers who are risking their lives.”
Shastri mentioned in the course of the lockdown which has now been prolonged until May 3, folks want to remain at house and keep social distancing.
“It is not easy but to win the game you got to go through the pain to break the chain and see the gain,” mentioned the 57-year-old.
“Come on, guys! let’s do it together. Let us get out there in a bruit force of 1.4 billion (1.3 billion) and beat this coronavirus and get your hands on the World Cup of humanity. Let’s do it,” he added.
Over 11,000 confirmed instances of coronavirus have been reported until now whereas greater than 370 folks have misplaced their lives in India.