Indian cricket crew bus driver on the England tour, Jeff Goodwin not too long ago revealed that he’ll always remember Suresh Raina’s type gesture a number of years in the past when his spouse was unwell.
“This crew is the very best. Raina, a number of years in the past in Leeds, gave me his shirt to public sale when my spouse was unwell. I’ll always remember that,” Goodwin was quoted as saying whereas chatting with bcci.television.
Say to Mr. Jeff Goodwin.#TeamIndia's bus driver offers attention-grabbing insights about varied cricket groups who’ve been his passengers all these years. P.S Jeff loves this Indian Cricket crew. Discover out why…
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 21, 2018
“Mr. Kohli sits in entrance and this gentleman right here (pointing in direction of Chahal) calls me an outdated man,” stated Goodwin. To which, Chahal replied from the again, “Since you are.”
Virat Kohli & Co. will play their first Check at Edgbaston on August 1, and Goodwin additionally advised that the present crop of Indian cricketers are very pleasant.
“I just like the lads, they’re all pleasant. They’re nice to get on with. In my occasions, the Australians could be consuming on a regular basis after the sport and staying contained in the altering room until 2 am within the morning however now, not as a lot,” he added.
Goodwin additionally revealed how due to Darren Lehmann, he obtained the nickname Popeye and now even has a tattoo of the identical.
“In 2004, after I was driving Australia, Darren Lehmann was then making drinks and he was a participant then and he says ‘You…we such as you. We gives you a nickname and he was telling me all of the gamers’ nicknames and after a number of days, he went, you’re Popeye and everyone calls me Popeye and I’ve even obtained a tattoo of Popeye now,” Goodwin concluded.