Jonty Rhodes, former South African cricketer is regarded as one of the greatest fielders to have played the game of cricket. He has made the audiences sit on the edge of their seats and jump out of joy with his brilliant athletic skills. His diving run-outs and acrobatic catches have always been the favorites of his fans.
After Jonty Rhodes took retirement from the game of cricket, he has been assisting various teams as a fielding coach. He has even given training to the IPL franchise Mumbai Indians (MI) for nine seasons. However, this time he will be landing his services to Kings XI Punjab.
Being considered as one of the best fielders in the world, the former cricketer has always been quizzed about his favorite fielders.
Recently as well, a fan took to his Twitter and asked Jonty Rhodes about his favorite cricketer. The fan wrote:
“@JontyRhodes8 sir. Who is your favorite fielder?”
Here, check out the Tweet:
Who is your favourite fielder ?
— Nitin Rawat🇮🇳 (@Expert_nitin) January 25, 2020
Jonty Rhodes was quick to take notice of the tweet and too humble to come up with a reply. Replying the fan, Jonty Rhodes mentioned the name of seven brilliant fielders according to him and surprisingly two of the Indian fielders were on the list as well. In reply to his Tweet,
“Herschelle Gibbs, Ricky Ponting, AB de Villiers, Suresh Raina, Martin Guptill, Kieron Pollard, and Ravindra Jadeja.”
“@hershybru @RickyPonting @ABdeVilliers17 @ImRaina @Martyguptill @KieronPollard55 @imjadeja to name a few,”
Here check out the Tweet of Jonty Rhodes.
— Jonty Rhodes (@JontyRhodes8) January 25, 2020