Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh and all the legendary cricketers praised Virat’s innings
Virat Kohli scored an unbeaten 82 in T20 World Cup
Kohli scored an unbeaten 82 in adverse conditions at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
New Delhi. India defeated Pakistan in the T20 World Cup in a thrilling match that lasted till the last ball. Former captain Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya and the entire team were the heroes of this victory. But the patience with which Kohli has played in a packed stadium will remain alive in the minds of people for many years to come. Kohli has won the hearts of crores of Indian sports lovers with his valor and has given them the best and memorable gift on Diwali. This innings of Kohli has made the veterans his admirers.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh and all the legendary cricketers have praised Indian batsman Virat Kohli’s historic innings of 82 not out in the T20 World Cup against Pakistan. In front of over 90,000 spectators at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Kohli scored an unbeaten 82 off 53 balls to guide India to a memorable four-wicket win on Sunday (October 23). Tendulkar and former Indian team captain and former BCCI president Sourav Ganguly termed Kohli’s innings as amazing.
Who said what about Kohli… (BCCI Twitter Page)
Tendulkar said – this is the best innings of your life
Sachin Tendulkar tweeted, Virat Kohli, undoubtedly this was the best innings of your life. It was a pleasure watching you play. Against Rauf in the 19th over, a six on the back foot at long on was brilliant. Keep it up.
Rahul Dravid landed on the field with drinks, gave such a gurumantra to Virat Kohli; who turned back
Sachin Tendulkar said- Pleasant to see you play. (Twitter Screengrab)
Ganguly said- Virat great player
Sourav Ganguly told reporters at the Eden Gardens, “He is a great player. He missed a century but he has played a brilliant innings. There was a great atmosphere at the MCG and it was a memorable win. (Asia Cup loss) is a thing of the past.
Yuvraj Singh said- King Kohli is back. (Yuvraj Twitter Page)
Yuvraj said – Kohli’s greatness was proved again
Yuvraj Singh, the hero of the Indian team’s 2011 ODI World Cup victory, mentioned Ravichandran Ashwin’s batting on the last ball. Yuvraj wrote, “Ashwin showed amazing mentality except the wide ball. What a wonderful match. unbelievable. Indo-Pak match is always more than game. It’s a feeling. Kohli’s greatness proved again.
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Former Australia opener Mark Waugh said, I don’t think we would have seen a better T20 match than what we have seen at the MCG. Both the teams performed wonderfully. Virat is a unique batsman of his kind.
Neeraj said- People call him King Kohli because…
Tokyo Olympics gold medalist athlete Neeraj Chopra: People call him ‘King Kohli’ only for this kind of sport. Brilliant victory for the Indian team. Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri said that Kohli single-handedly burst firecrackers for the entire country. Happy Diwali.
Virat Kohli’s innings against Pakistan
- Kohli scored an unbeaten 82 in 53 balls against Pakistan.
- He hit six fours and four sixes in his innings. Two of these sixes were hit in the 19th over by Harris Rauf.
- Rauf was Pakistan’s most successful bowler in Sunday’s match.
- Kohli added 113 runs for the fifth wicket with Hardik Pandya.
- Virat Kohli, who won India by four wickets, was adjudged the man of the match.
Tags: IND vs PAK, Sachin Tendulkar, Saurav ganguly, T20 World Cup, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh
FIRST PUBLISHED : October 24, 2022, 00:09 IST