Virat Kohli, who has by no means received an Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) trophy as India skipper, has bought a fantastic probability to fill that void on this month’s World Take a look at Championship remaining towards New Zealand, stated former India wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel.
“That is the last word format of cricket. Everybody needs to change into a Take a look at participant and now there is a World Cup of Take a look at Championship,” stated Patel.
“Now there’s a probability for Virat Kohli – who has been eluded from the ICC trophy, he has led India in couple of ICC tournaments, however that is massive. Successful Take a look at championship could be a giant feather in his cap,” stated Patel on Star Sports activities.
Kohli has led India in two ICC tournaments – 2017 Champions Trophy and 2019 50-over World Cup. Nevertheless, his crew got here up brief within the remaining phases of each the tournaments.
Whereas India misplaced to Pakistan within the 2017 Champions Trophy remaining by 180 runs, they misplaced to New Zealand within the 2019 50-over World Cup semi-final by 18 runs.
The Kane Williamson-led facet that defended 239 towards India will once more to be India’s rival, within the WTC remaining.
Former India speedster Ajit Agarkar stated the WTC remaining is a giant deal and each groups will wish to win the inaugural version of the match.
“It’s a massive deal. Everybody remembers the primary individual to get to any kind of landmark and that is what makes it particular. So, to be concerned and notably within the center when the foundations modified, the chances got here into play when India was approach forward at one level, they nonetheless needed to get the job carried out.
Each groups will likely be up for it and each groups will likely be very excited to be part of it,” he stated additional.