India’s new batsman at the number four spot in the ODIs, Shreyas Iyer has heaped praise on his skipper Virat Kohli. Shreyas Iyer now seems to have cemented his place in the Indian ODI squad for the number four position. India has now been in a long find for the number four spot owing to the limited-overs cricket. It has been a state of worry for Team India for a very long time now.
This issue even cost India the 2019 World Cup as they lost to the Kiwis in the semi-final after a batting collapse. Iyer now proves to be the Mr Dependable for the India National Cricket Team. The New Zealand tour has been a great one for him. He has cemented his place as a regular number four for his side after displaying staggering performances.
Shreyas Iyer has now heaped praise on his Indian skipper Virat Kohli and lauded him for the attitude he carries on the field.
Shreyas Iyer Heaps Praise On Virat Kohli
“It’s really a phenomenal feeling when he talks or compliments his teammates… He’s a role model for all the youngsters out there,” Iyer said.
“Whenever he goes out on the field it feels as if he’s playing his first game. He’s never tired, always energetic like a lion. You see a different body language when he enters the ground, something great to learn from him,” Iyer added.
Virat Kohli Has Emerged As A Phenom In World Cricket
Virat Kohli is arguably the best batsman in world cricket at the moment. He is racking up records for fun, and he is likely to reach the summit in this list in coming times. The flamboyant Indian skipper has already smashed 70 international centuries so far and just seems to get better with days going by.
Virat Kohli is now eighth on the list of the most runs scored by a batsman in international cricket. The Delhi-based star has a very long career ahead and the kind of form that he has been in, it seems a considerable possibility that Virat Kohli will lead this chart too.