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‘Kohli doesn’t need to prove, players like him…’: Roger Binny’s statement about former India captain


BCCI President Roger Binny made a big statement about former Indian captain Virat Kohli. He treated his winning innings like a dream and treated the viewer.

His response comes as many doubters have questioned his place in the format, Kohli’s 82 undefeated to claim victory from defeat to Pakistan on Sunday.

The newly appointed BCCI president calls the batter’s turn phenomenal. He considers the match between India and Pakistan to be a rare match and a treat for the spectators who come to the stadium for such matches.

“For me, it’s like a dream. Suddenly it’s coming back to India. It’s good for the game because it’s something the crowd wants to see,” Binny expressed at his commendation ceremony at the Association. Karnataka State Cricket (KSCA) on Friday.

Responding to whether the former captain has finally proven himself after his great knockdown against Pakistan, he said, “Kohli doesn’t need to prove himself. He’s a class player and Players like him thrive in pressure situations, pressure brings out their best.”

“When you lose a match, you should look at it fairly and fairly, everyone should appreciate how India played to win the game,” the BCCI president stated on the allegation. The end without the ball is not carefully checked by the referee.

Speaking of his commendation at KSCA, he said, “Today is one of my most memorable days at KSCA because I have never been so well received by my committee members and KSCA colleagues. so I have I have never had such a good relationship with them at any time I am happy to be a part of KSCA as I have served it for 50 years as an advocate cricketer, from U-19 1973 to present and is proud to be a Karnataka player.”

“They should have had a reserve day like in the 1983 World Cup. They could have done it,” the former player suggested of the eliminated matches in the T20 World Cup.

“It’s good that junior teams are rising. Zimbabwe and Ireland have proven that in this T20 World Cup. You can’t take the smaller teams lightly. They can easily beat you. I think Pakistan will It will be my greatest pleasure and wish if it happens but cricket is a fun game, you never know, it can happen any moment “, Binny said of Pakistan’s chances of reaching the semi-finals.

Pakistan on Thursday lost its Super-12 match to Zimbabwe in a thriller low by a lone match in the final of the match.

In addition to him, Australian legend Greg Chappell rated the former captain as “the most complete Indian tennis player” of his time. Describing the rounds as a “song of God”, the 74-year-old said: “None of the greats of bygone eras could brutally knock down an opponent without compromising to the fine arts of polish as Kohli did last Sunday night.”

Meanwhile, the Indian star smasher has surpassed 1,000 runs in 2022 after two consecutive years failing to hit the four-digit mark. Virat completed this important milestone in the team’s Group 2, Super 12 match against the Netherlands in the framework of the ICC T20 World Cup taking place at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

In that match, Virat was undefeated 62 out of 44 passes. His shot included three margins and two sixs.

This year, the player has scored 1,024 runs in 28 matches in 31 innings with an average of 39.38. A century and nine half-century were born from his stick, with a best score of 122*.

He hasn’t been able to hit the 1000-run mark in 2020 and 2021, during which time he’s battled in form inconsistent with the stick.

In 2020, Virat scored 842 runs in 22 matches over 24 innings with an average of 36.60. Seven half a century passed from his stick, with a best score of 89.

(With input from agencies)

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