Team India captain Virat Kohli did not play in the ongoing practice match before the Test series against India (India vs England), at which point various discussions started.
London, July 21: Team India captain Virat Kohli did not play in the ongoing practice match (India vs England) before the Test series against England. It was later revealed that Virat Kohli did not come on the field due to back pain, but this increased the tension among Indian cricket fans. Within 24 hours, Virat Kohli reassured the fans. Virat is now fully fit and has come down to the field to practice.
Kohli also hit cover drive, straight drive and reverse sweep shots in net practice. The BCCI has posted a video of Virat Kohli batting on social media. Fans expect Virat Kohli to play the same way in the Test series as well in the comments of the video.
Virat Kohli has not scored an international century in the last two years. Virat Kohli also failed in the World Test Championship (WTC Final), and India’s leadership was called into question as India lost the match.
– BCCI (CCBCCI) July 21, 2021
Although Virat is currently the best batsman in the world, his performance in England has been disappointing. In England, he scored 784 runs in 11 matches at an average of 35.63. Also, his career average is 52.04. Virat had threatened his bat during the last tour of England. In 5 Tests, he scored 593 runs at an average of 59.30, including 2 centuries and 3 fifties. India had lost the series even after Virat’s performance.