Virat Kohli proved again why he is considered as a big match player. On Sunday, Virat Kohli again played a remarkable inning and saved India from collapse.
Pakistan after winning the toss, invited India to bat first. India had a good start as they managed to score 60-plus runs in powerplay owing to Rohit Sharma & KL Rahul’s 28 runs reach. After that Virat Kohli’s carnage was shown on Pakistani bowlers. Kohli was looking in his old rhythm as he played some of his vintage shots.
He completed his 32nd half century in 36 deliveries with an outrageous six over deep-mid wicket off Mohammad Hasnain’s delivery and celebrated the feat with a kiss on the BCCI crest. However, he did not get support from non-strikers end yet he continued to increase the run rate of India’s innings.
Because of Kohli’s masterclass knock of 60 runs, India managed to put on a total 181 runs in the board in 20 overs. At the moment, Pakistan is batting on 136 runs at the loss of 3 wickets in 15.3 overs. Mohammad Rizwan is currently batting on 63 runs off 45 deliveries.