Williams guaranteed that if and when it happens (him getting Kohli out), the 30-year-old quick will come up with a new celebration. That said, Williams pointed out he’s always up for good competition and it doesn’t get better than Kohli who has an aggressive demeanour, which in turn, brings the best out in the fast bowler. … [Read more...] about ‘I’ll get that one ball which gets him out’: Kesrick Williams confident of dismissing Virat Kohli
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"It's been tough. We all know how good the players are that hold those positions. Their records over the last four or five years have been fantastic. For anyone to break in, you have to be extremely consistent and win games of cricket for England," he said. … [Read more...] about England vs Australia: Dawid Malan downplays Virat Kohli comparison
“Virat Kohli has reached a whole new level, but who is behind the Kohli brand? In 2010-2011, Kohli was nowhere to be seen. He was part of the ‘circle’; he was a brat like me. All of a sudden, the system supported him. The management went around him. He also realised that there’s a lot of reputation at stake,” Akhtar said on a YouTube show, Cricket Baaz. … [Read more...] about Indian Cricket System Helped ‘Brat’ Virat Kohli Transform: Shoaib Akhtar
England batsman Dawid Malan’s impeccable consistency with the bat in T20Is has earned him comparisons with arguably the best all-format batsman Virat Kohli currently. Malan, who on an average registers a fifty-plus score on every alternate game, has seven half centuries and a century in just 16 innings. Despite these staggering numbers, the England left-hander says he is ‘nowhere’ near the likes of Virat Kohli. … [Read more...] about ‘Don’t think I’m anywhere near Virat Kohli’: England’s Dawid Malan
It isn't just the armchair fan who believes Virat Kohli is a great T20 batsman. Former players say it all the time too, and pick him in their all-time XIs. He's spent large swathes of his career at or near the top of the ICC T20I rankings, and he's the highest paid player in the most lucrative franchise tournament in the world. His IPL earnings are particularly notable since the tournament enforces a spending cap, giving each team a purse of INR 85 crore to assemble their entire playing squad. Royal Challengers Bangalore have spent a fifth of their purse just to retain Kohli's services. Oh, and he earns twice as much as Andre Russell does at Kolkata Knight Riders. … [Read more...] about Do you really want Virat Kohli in your T20 XI?