Why did Virat Kohli go back to India?
Kohli is coming back to India for the birth of his first child in January. … Kohli, who has been leading the Test team since 2014, urged his players to show intent and express themselves on the field without any inhibition. While Kohli has departed for India, his white-ball deputy Rohit Sharma is quarantining in Sydney.
Why is Virat Kohli going back?
Kohli is returning home on paternity leave to be with his wife Anushka Sharma and the rest of their family for the birth of his first child in January. … As per a report in PTI, Kohli had a pep talk with his teammates before boarding his flight back home on Tuesday.
Why did Kohli return from Australia?
Speaking to ANI, sources in the know of developments in the team said that Kohli left for India this morning after having had a meeting with his teammates and boosted their morale after what was a demoralising loss to Tim Paine’s boys in the first game of the four-match Test series.
Has Virat Kohli returned to India?
India lost the first Test by eight wickets, after registering their lowest-ever Test score of 36. … Kohli will play no part in the remainder of the India-Australia Test series as he returns home to be alongside his wife, Anushka Sharma, for their first child’s birth.
Who is the best Indian captain?
Considered as best captain of India, MS Dhoni-led Blue Army in 200 matches out of which India won 110. Suresh Raina’s captaincy debut came on the 2010 tour of Zimbabwe. The southpaw was appointed as a skipper only for two series between 2010-14. Under his captaincy, India bagged six wins and suffered five losses.
Is Virat Kohli retirement?
India skipper Virat Kohli thanked his first captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for all the lessons as the superstar wicketkeeper-batsman announced retirement from all forms of international cricket on Saturday. He will continue to play the Indian Premier League as captain of Chennai Super Kings.
What is Virat Kohli net worth?
Team India skipper Virat Kohli is the third richest cricketer in the world with a net worth of Rs 638 crore.
Is Virat Kohli coming back to Australia?
Virat Kohli, who led India to a historic Test series win in Australia in 2018-19, will return from the upcoming tour of Australia after the first Test in Adelaide, after being granted paternity leave by the BCCI. … He will return after the first Test against Australia in Adelaide,” BCCI’s release stated.
Is Virat Kohli playing against Australia?
India vs Australia: India captain Virat Kohli will only be playing the first Test of the four-match series against Australia as he has been granted paternity leave by the BCCI. The India captain Virat Kohli lifted the trophy after his team won the three-match T20I series 2-1.