Recently, the prolific Indian batsman Virat Kohli showcased his cricketing prowess in the three-match T20I series against Australia and South Africa on home soil. In the series decider against Australia at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad, the former Indian skipper played a breathtaking innings, scoring an impressive 61 runs, which earned him praise from cricket enthusiasts worldwide.
Kohli’s partnership with Suryakumar Yadav was also noteworthy, as they put together a magnificent 104-run stand for the third wicket, making it easier for India to achieve their target. Ultimately, India won the match by six wickets, securing the series victory by a score of 2-1. Despite losing the opening T20I encounter in Mohali, India made an impressive comeback in the next two matches to clinch the series.
The former Indian captain recently made history by surpassing Rahul Dravid to become the second-highest run-scorer for Team India. Across formats, Kohli has scored an impressive total of 24,130 runs in 102 Tests, 262 ODIs, and 107 T20Is. In comparison, Rahul Dravid, one of India’s most celebrated batsmen, amassed a total of 24,064 runs for Team India in all formats during his career.
Renowned for his exceptional skill in playing a diverse array of shots across the field, the 34-year-old Indian cricket star has consistently demonstrated his remarkable talent. Throughout his career, the right-handed batsman has executed countless shots with remarkable ease.
Recently, a video clip of Kohli executing a shot similar to Kyle Mayers from nine years ago has been making rounds on social media. Kohli stated, “I am content with the way I have contributed to the team. After taking a break, I returned to the nets, focused on my fitness, and believe it’s paying off. I aspire to continue making valuable contributions and give my best for the team.”