IND vs AFG: Don't worry about Virat, he will shine in Super 8…' Former cricketers came out in support of Kohli

Orhan Wadia
Orhan Wadia - Editor
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New Delhi. India and Afghanistan will face each other in the Super 8 today i.e. on 20th June. Team India's star batsman Virat Kohli's bat has not worked in the tournament so far. Virat Kohli has been able to score only 5 runs in 3 matches so far. Former South African cricketer Morne Morkel is hopeful that Virat will definitely make a splash in the Super 8. Morkel says that there is no need to worry about Virat Kohli.

“Don't worry about Virat. Class players know how to score runs at the right time. If I were a bowler I would feel nervous bowling to him. He is a player who rotates the strike, concedes boundaries even on good deliveries. I am excited to see how he performs. He will definitely play well in the Super 8s,” Morne Morkel said on Star Sports.

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Virat bats at number three in international cricket, but in the T20 World Cup he is opening the innings. Virat, who scored 1 against Ireland and 4 against arch-rival Pakistan, got out on 0 against America and added two unwanted records to his name. This is the first time in the T20 World Cup that Virat has been out on 0 and after this innings, his T20I batting average has come below 50.

Talking about the 2022 T20 World Cup, Virat Kohli was the highest run scorer for India. He scored a total of 296 runs in 6 matches. His highest score was 96 and the average was around 98.66. He scored a total of 4 half-centuries in the tournament. Kohli was the highest run scorer in the IPL while opening this season.

tag: ICC T20 World Cup, T20 World Cup, Virat Kohli

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