Watch out for this lad, Duncan Fletcher had told me about Virat Kohli: Nasser Hussain

Be careful for this lad, Duncan Fletcher had advised me about Virat Kohli: Nasser Hussain


Group India skipper Virat Kohli is a worldwide star and has followers throughout the globe, some former legends of the sport are additionally a part of that vast listing.

Virat Kohli is used to getting compliments and being adored now, the true deal now could be who comes up with the most important praise for him.

Over 10,000 ODI runs, 70 worldwide a whole bunch and a batting common of greater than 50 in each format of the sport makes it simple for his admirers to try this.

Former England captain Nasser Hussain, just lately heaped praises on Kohli whereas speaking about him in Star Sports activities present ‘Cricket Related’.

Hussain stated that former India coach Duncan Fletcher had seen that elusive spark in Kohli at an early age and had advised him of it.

“He’s not frightened about stats. The one stats he’s frightened about is the win/loss column. I used to be talking to (former India head coach) Duncan Fletcher about him and he stated ‘be careful for this lad. He has an actual struggle and character in him,” Fletcher, who coached India between 2011 and 2015, had stated Nasser Hussain.

Collaborating in identical present had been, former India cricketers Krishnamachari Srikkanth and VVS Laxman.

Former India captain Srikkanth stated Virat Kohli reminds him of his World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev.

“I performed with Kapil Dev and performed beneath him. I can evaluate Virat Kohli with Kapil Dev. I see an incredible quantity of self-belief in him,” Srikkanth, who performed 43 Check and 146 ODI matches for India stated.

Virar Kohli, within the preliminary levels of his profession had proved that he was somebody who had every little thing in him to change into the legend of the sport.

India received the 2008 Beneath-19 World Cup beneath Virat Kohli,three years later he stitched a vital partnership with Gautam Gambhir to assist India carry a World Cup at residence however a knack of taking part in large match-winning innings is what he lacked again then.

Virat Kohli remodeled himself and right this moment is arguably the very best batsman throughout format, his Check and ODI rating of two and 1 respectively, is a proof of it.

After taking up the captaincy from MS Dhoni his on-field depth has grown additional. He additionally led India to a maiden Check sequence victory in Australia.

VVS Laxman additionally doffed his cap to Virat Kohli.

“The one factor I love about Virat Kohli is his depth. One factor I used to be frightened about was whether or not he’ll burn out rapidly. However not even one session or one over he lets his depth drop and that’s actually commendable,” he stated.

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