Suryakumar Yadav Responds to Virat Kohli’s Tweet “Video Game Innings”
India’s middle-order batsman Suryakumar Yadav has continued his impressive T20 form Globalism trophy 2022 and peel a sparkling century during the second T20I against New Zealand on Sunday. Surya remained unbeaten on 111 to pay India to what turned out to be a game-winning total, helping his team to a 1-0 series lead in the three-game series.
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The way he permeates the boundaries of the Bay Oval was a testament to his superior shot which has led to comparisons with former South African batsman AB de Villiers who was known for his 360-degree hitting.
Surya’s innings garnered praise from current and former players with Virat Kohli tweeting that he compared his strike to a viral video game.
“Numero Uno shows why he’s the best in the world. I didn’t watch it live but I’m sure this was another video game tour he did,” Kohli, who is not part of the New Zealand tour, tweeted.
Later, during a post-match press, when asked about Kohli’s tweet, SKY replied, “Usko toh my ik courtesy ki tarah longa ur try karunga ki ur aksha kais kar sakon (I’ll take that as a compliment and try to do better).
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Surya also talked about how much he enjoyed hitting with Kohli and how they respect each other.
“Abhi recently humne kuch games khele hain saath mein, bahut achieve partnership ki hain. Toh bahut maja aata hain mujhe unke saath bing karne k liye. Ek cheez hain bhagna bahut padhta hain, kyunki itne super fit hain woh (Recently, we’ve shared a very good partnership. I’ve enjoyed batting with him. But there’s one thing, you have to run as far as he’s pretty decent.)
“But at the same time, Nahi Karti Hain, Toh Homlog, discusses. Ek dusre ko respect karte hain, pata hain sabko apne game ke baare mein, kaun kaisa khel raha hai. Toh woh kuch zyaada bolte nahi hain, main bhi jyada kuch bolta nahi hun. Main bus ek hi cheez bolta hun unko ‘ki aap ek side se khelte rahiye, toh phir main ek side apna bing karta rahunga’ (We don’t talk much about the game when hitting together. We respect each other, and know our game very well. The only thing I tell him is to keep hitting his end so I can play my shots). “
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