England spinner Moeen Ali on Sunday joined his teammate Adil Rashid in a singular and elusive checklist after dismissing Indian skipper Virat Kohli within the third and last ODI of the three-match collection on the Maharashtra Cricket Affiliation Stadium in Pune.
Moeen joined Rashid to develop into the one spinners to have dismissed Kohli probably the most variety of occasions in worldwide cricket – 9 occasions. Rashid achieved the feat within the second ODI dismissing Kohli for 66 whereas Moeen joined him two days later after dismissing the Indian skipper for 7.
Each solely stand behind New Zealand pacer Tim Southee who has dismissed Kohli probably the most numbers of occasions in worldwide cricket – 10 occasions.
In ODIs, Moeen has gotten the higher of the 31-year-old as many occasions as Rashid – solely thrice. In Exams, Moeen leads with 5 dismissals as towards 4 of Rashid. The remaining have come within the T20I format the place Rashid leads.
With the dismissal, Kohli’s stretch of century drought throughout codecs additional extends, having reached the triple-figure mark final in November 2019 towards Bangladesh within the Pink-Ball Check.
England gained the toss as soon as once more and opted to bowl first. The openers added a century partnership earlier than the 2 spinners diminished the hosts to 157 for four in 24.2 overs