Cricketers are always a topic of debate and discussion. Fans want their favourite player to perform on the highest level each time. But sometimes we tend to forget that cricketers are also humans who can go through a rough patch in their career. Nothing is permanent in sport. Whether it’s Sachin Tendulkar in cricket or Tiger Woods in golf, every player has gone through a slump once in their career.
Currently, Virat Kohli is going through the same patch and many critics have opined that his glory days are over. However, in this article we will look at 5 such cricketers who faced a big slump in their careers but later bounced back with flying colors.
Nehra was always a captain’s bowler due to his unique skill of swinging the ball away from batsmen, especially right-handers. Ashish Nehra played a crucial part in many of India’s victories over the years. Unfortunately, he suffered a set of injuries which indeed hampered his form and was neglected by the Indian team for long period.
Nehra was struggling for form and his place was in doubt for the 2011 World Cup. But before the WC, Nehra had an excellent few series and he was eventually selected for World Cup 2011 and rest is history.