“It does imply so much to the folks of our nation again residence,” Naveen mentioned on the mixed-zone media interplay. “As you already know, the scenario again residence…The earthquake additionally hit [in Herat] a couple of days in the past. So, there’s not a whole lot of happiness within the nation with out cricket. So, not less than we have given them some moments of happiness tonight.”
“No, no, no. By no means. That is my closing choice I’ve made,” Naveen mentioned. “Fortunately, I’ll keep in mind this World Cup for the remainder of my life – beating Pakistan and beating England. I am hoping for the very best within the upcoming video games.”
Afghanistan had additionally taken down defending champions England earlier within the match, however Trott urged his workforce to be extra constant in all disciplines in the event that they’re to chalk up extra such wins sooner or later.
“I believe it is only a message of consistency and never being scared to say, hear, we have to enhance in these areas, let’s ensure we do that,” Trott mentioned. “And I am below no phantasm that there are areas that want bettering, like every facet although. So, if we enhance at these slowly, I believe our all-round bundle improves and you’ll deal with the strain like we have achieved tonight.
“I am wanting ahead. I am already form of eager about plans for Sri Lanka.
“However for me as a coach, it is incredible to have the ability to sit right here. The gamers deserve a whole lot of the credit score. It is not what I am feeding them. It is what they’re feeding themselves in follow and the way in which that they give thought to the sport and the professionalism that is constructing. The one factor I might say … they’re very match. They’re working extremely laborious at their health after which within the health club, they are not doing seashore weights, they’re doing correct health work and we noticed that right now with Rahmat [Shah] with the ability to subject for 50 overs after which bat for the period of time that he did in that warmth, so it is an actual credit score to the gamers.”