Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) Indian batting talisman Virat Kohli on Friday gifted Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir one of his cricket bats on the eve of their World Twenty20 clash.
Kohli was having a batting session during India’s net practice at the Eden Gardens ground when Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi along with Amir went to greet him.
After a few handshakes. Kohli – otherwise known for his on field aggression – was seen presenting the left arm pacer with one of his precious willows.
Amir happily grabbed it and after a few words waved goodbye.
It was learnt that during the recent Asia Cup in Bangladesh Kohli had promised Amir that he would gift him one of his bats.
Adelaide To Host India For Pink Ball Test In December
Team India is all set to play its first overseas pink-ball Test at Adelaide in December on their tour of Australia. The first match of the four-match series will be played at the Gabba, Brisbane, which has always hosted the first match of the Australian…
India Should Adopt Split Coaching – Darren Lehmann
Former Australian head coach Darren Lehmann believes it is high time that the cricket world should adopt split coaching. The Indian team has always had a hectic schedule over the years and it would make sense if the coaching the national side is divided amongst…