India’s famous cricketer Virat Kohli has played a very memorable inning in the history of the T20 World Cup. Because he played an unbeaten knock of 82 runs as India beat Pakistan by four wickets on the last ball at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
India’s team was in trouble while chasing 160 runs, But Kohli first played the role of an anchor, and then he took command of killing very big people finally, it was his class that helped India win over Pakistan. Earlier, Arshdeep Singh and Hardik Pandya took three wickets each as India restricted Pakistan to 159/8 in 20 overs.
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik (w), Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Pakistan (Playing XI): Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (w), Shan Masood, Haider Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Naseem Shah, Shadab Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali
Virat Kohli was named player of the match
If there is any doubt in anyone’s mind, then Virat Kohli has been officially adjudged the player of the match. To be honest, then we all knew who was going to win the award from the time India came in line. India made a memorable and triumphant start to their campaign in the T20 World Cup with a sensational victory over their Asian neighbors and arch-rivals Pakistan.
“I’m Lost for Words,” Says Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli says this is a ‘very special’ moment for him. He is saying that he is “lost for words”.