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Aakash Chopra Heaps Reward On Virat Kohli After His 122-Run Knock vs Pakistan, Says ‘It Appears Like The Premadasa Stadium Is His Residence Floor’



Former India batsman, Aakash Chopra applauded Virat Kohli for his stellar 122-run knock towards Pakistan within the third Tremendous Fours match of the Asia Cup on Monday (September eleventh) at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.

Within the first inning, Shubman Gill and Rohit Sharma began brilliantly and the opening duo made a partnership of 121 runs. After they obtained dismissed, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul took the accountability and led India to a complete of 356 runs.

Within the second inning, Kuldeep Yadav led the Indian bowling assault and took 5 wickets in his eight-over spell and gave away solely 25 runs and in addition helped the Males in Blue to clinch a 228-run win towards their arch-rivals.

Whereas talking on his official YouTube channel, Aakash Chopra stated that the cricket stadium in Colombo is like his dwelling floor since each time the participant visits the venue, he scores a century.

The 45-year-old added that Virat Kohli is aware of the R. Premadasa Stadium very nicely and that large grounds swimsuit him so much due to his unmatchable health.

Chopra additional added that Kohli began the match slowly and cautiously however later smashed boundaries and appreciated the participant for understanding the 50-over sport so nicely.

“I’m going to speak about Virat Kohli’s No. 47 first. It looks as if the Premadasa Stadium is his dwelling floor. He scores a century each time. He may rating one other century in the present day as nicely (towards Sri Lanka).

“He understands the Premadasa pitch very nicely. Large grounds all the time swimsuit him as a result of he has what lots of people don’t and that’s his health. When he began, the best way he was taking part in, he was going at nearly a run-a-ball. He was taking part in slowly and cautiously however nobody understands ODI cricket’s DNA higher than this participant,” Aakash Chopra stated.

When he begins hitting, he chooses the gaps, when and the place to hit: Aakash Chopra on Virat Kohli

Aakash Chopra defined the 34-year-old’s taking part in fashion and stated that Virat Kohli all the time prefers the gaps when he begins hitting.

“When he needs to speed up, he chooses his prey, that his time has come now. He first kills them together with his working as a result of he runs very nicely, taking doubles by using the massive floor. When he begins hitting, he chooses the gaps, when and the place to hit.

“The straight six he hit off Naseem Shah’s bowling was an incredible shot. He was going steadily after which all of the sudden accelerated drastically,” he added.

India will lock horns towards Sri Lanka within the fourth Tremendous Fours match of the Asia Cup 2023 on Tuesday (September twelfth).

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