Getting Sachin, Ponting is like double hat-trick: Chandila

Apr 19, 2013, 08:28 IST | Agencies

Rajasthan Royals off-spinner Ajit Chandila was over the moon after bagging the wickets of Mumbai Indians' Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting. "These two wickets matter a lot more to me than my hat-trick last year

It is like a dream come true for me. Taking the wickets of these two legends of the game is like a double hat-trick for me. I still cannot believe this has happened, I feel I am in some sort of a dream. I just cannot express how I feel. As a bowler, I cannot ask for anything more,” Chandila said.

The offie credited former India leg-spinner Narendra Hirwani for his success. “I was advised by Hirwani sir to stick to my line and length and vary my pace. He told me I am bowling to players of high calibre, but asked me to be confident in my approach.”

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