He called on Australian batsman Steve Smith Virat Kohli A world-class player across the formats citing the Indian’s truckloads during his acclaimed international career.
“He (Virat Kohli) is a universal player in all three forms of the game. He hits a lot of runs and is an exceptional player,” Smith said. Fox Sports.
However, Smith wasn’t the only one to choose Kohli as the best batter. His Australian teammate Marnos Labouchagny also highly praised the first-choice player India master.
Labuschagne feels Kohli is undoubtedly the best all-former at the moment.
T20 Globalism The trophy may have proved a disappointment for India but on an individual level, for Kohli, it has been a very productive campaign.
With 296 runs, at an average of 98.66 in six matches, he finished as the highest run-scorer in the remarkable event. He hit four half-centuries.
international cricket The Council (ICC) later named Kohli in the Most Valuable Team for the 2022 Men’s T20 World Cup.
Kohli was the second Indian cricketer to find a place in the elite roster. Suryakumar Yadav, the third leading scorer in the T20 World Cup, was the other Indian cricketer to earn a berth.
Kohli had kicked off his T20 World Cup career with an incredible 82-match winning streak against arch-rivals Pakistan at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. He hit six fours and four sixes in the competition to lead the Men in Blue to a thrilling four wicket victory.
Kohli continued his attack and hit another impressive hit of an unbeaten 62 against the Netherlands, in the next match. The 34-year-old scored his third half-century of the tournament against Bangladesh.
In the semi-finals, Kohli showed impressive batting and hit another half-century against England. However, his amazing batting was ultimately in vain as the Rohit Sharma-led team had to endure a 10-wicket defeat to exit the tournament.
In their next assignment, India will face New Zealand in white-ball cricket with many top players including Kohli, Rohit, KL Rahul and more.