Cricketers from across the World used to look up to Jonty Rhodes when it comes to fielding. Great Catches taken by this Former South African Cricketer during his career will be in the memory of Cricket Lovers forever. High standards set by him with the run-outs is an inspiration to other cricketers. It's because of Jonty Rhodes, A lot of people realised the importance of fielding in the gentleman's game.
Good to see Jonty Rhodes apply for Team India's Fielding Coach job. He expressed his wish to improve the fielding standards of Indian Team with his inputs. Especially, Men In Blue struggle a lot during Overseas Tours. A lot of catches had been put down by the Indian Cricketers. Having someone like Jonty Rhodes in the support staff could pave way for a solution.
Jonty Rhodes told he and his wife love India so much, reminded even their two children were born in India. He served as Mumbai Indians Fielding Coach for 9 Seasons. 'Incredible growth in athleticism and fielding ability in India over the past 5 years is really praise worthy,' says the South African.