T20 WC 2022: Rohit Sharma lifts emotional Virat Kohli after leading India to victory against Pakistan in a last ball thrillerSkipper Rohit Sharma lifted him in his arms as a jubilant team’s redemption from T20 WC 2021 prevails Author : Sukhdev Singh
Emotions were all around after Virat Kohli-led historic run chase against Pakistan at the Melbourne earned India a crucial victory in the last ball thriller.
Soon after the victory, Indian players rushed into the ground where emotional Kohli was greeted by his mates. Skipper Rohit Sharma lifted him in his arms as a jubilant team’s redemption from T20 WC 2021 prevails.
Talking at the post-match presentation, Virat Kohli calls his innings against Pakistan in Melbourne his best T20 innings in his entire cricketing career. Vintage Kohli’s show helped India edge past Pakistan in the last ball thriller which ended in an event full manner.
Ind v Pak T20 WC 2022: Vintage Kohli show on display at the Melbourne helps India thrash Pakistan in the nail-biting encounter
On the mic Indian legend, Sunil Gavaskar compared Virat Kohli with Tennis all-time great Roger Federer for his vintage show tonight.
Gavaskar went on to say that he has set his standard so high that even his 50s count as a failure, and today he showed why he has been so prolific for the team for all these years.
Entire Melbourne was at its feet after Virat Kohli’s show helped India get over the mighty Pakistan bowling attack. Virat Kohli played an unbeaten knock of 82 of just 53 deliveries by building a crucial inning with Hardik Pandya to extend the T20 WC winning run to 5 to 1.