Virat Kohli still remembers the time when Mahendra Singh Dhoni supported him as captain. Virat admitted that Dhoni tried him at number three, which was a big deal at that time.
Virat Kohli still remembers the time when Mahendra Singh Dhoni supported him as the captain. Virat admitted that Dhoni tried him at number three, which was a big deal at that time. The Indian captain said in an interview to INDIA TODAY, ‘When I came into the team, they had the option to try other players after a few matches. Although I redeemed my chance, it was very important for me to get such support.
Virat said, ‘He also gave me the opportunity to bat at number three, while most youngsters do not get the chance to bat at number three.’ When a strong mind meets a brilliant performer, then both of each other Regards, and Dhoni-Kohli’s relation is not different from this.
Significantly, Virat Kohli (2009-2019) has scored 8743 runs at an average of 63.35, including his 34 centuries and 39 half-centuries, while batting at number three in ODI International. During this time, he scored with a striking strike rate of 94.14. At the same number, he scored his highest ODI score (183 runs).
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Kohli once again said that nobody could better read the situation of Dhoni better than Dhoni. With the presence of Dhoni behind the wicket, fielding can be done near Kohli’s boundary as he also does great throwing with excellent fielding. ‘I discuss with team management with Dhoni and Rohit Sharma for the match strategy,’ Kohli said.
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Kohli did not say openly about his decision on the World Cup team, but he indicated that the team got his approval. He avoided the debate about getting Ambati Rayudu and Rishabh Pant in place in the team, saying, ‘We are very happy with the 15 players we have, this is the most balanced team we could think of because everybody There is no better position. ‘