Petersen proved to be a crucial member of the South African team that defeated India 2-1 in the just-concluded Test series.
According to Shastri, himself a former India all-rounder and former Mumbai captain, the skipper must get to see the mindsets of the selectors.
While Virat Kohli remains the Test skipper, one of the finest white-ball exponents and star opener, Rohit Sharma has been appointed as the T20 and ODI captain.
Ashwin said he was genuinely happy for Kuldeep as he knew how difficult it is to take five wickets as a spinner in Australia but Shastri's remarks left him "absolutely crushed"
Experience as a player was not proving to be enough, writes India's former fielding coach R Sridhar.
With all 10 wickets in his kitty, Patel also surpassed the great Richard Hadlee to record the best figures by a New Zealand bowler.
Excerpts from an interview with Ravi Shastri, the former head coach of the Indian cricket team.
The League will have former cricketers from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia, England, among other cricket nations divided into three Teams representing India, Asia and Rest of the World.
Kohli, who has taken rest for the T20 series and one Test against New Zealand to recover bubble fatigue in COVID times, has relinquished captaincy in the shortest format after the showpiece event.
From November 17, Rohit Sharma will be India's new T20 captain with Rahul Dravid in charge as head coach.
Speculation is also rife that Ravi Shastri might take up a coaching role in the IPL.
Ravi Shastri achieved back to back Test series wins in Australia in his tenure but an ICC trophy eluded him and skipper Virat Kohli.
Rohit, who will be taking over T20 captaincy from the New Zealand series, is also being tipped to lead India in the 2023 ODI World Cup.
Under the duo's guidance, India scripted history by becoming the first Asian team to beat Australia in a Test series in their own backyard.
Long-time coach of the national team walks away after improving team's red-ball fortunes, but the absence of an ICC title under his watch will continue to hurt him.