Virat Kohli has not played any cricket for the last almost 3 weeks and after returning to Team India, India’s first match will be against Pakistan in the Asia Cup 2022.
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Asia Cup 2022 for Indian Cricket Team The selection has been done and answers have been received to many such questions, about which speculations were being made for a long time. former Indian captain Virat Kohli The selection of the team was one such question. Kohli has got a place in Team India for the tournament starting on August 27. Now, although Kohli has been resting out of the field for the last almost 3 weeks, but now the veteran batsman has started preparing to take on Pakistan.
India’s first match in the Asia Cup will be against Pakistan on August 28. Team India is also engaged in its preparations for this match and has been seen in excellent rhythm in recent times. The team has won T20 series against England and West Indies. However, in this against England, Kohli could not score runs, while against West Indies he was resting. In such a situation, to keep himself match fit and gain momentum before the tournament, he has started his training in Mumbai.
Kohli starts with running
Recently there were reports that Kohli would practice at an indoor stadium of the Maharashtra Cricket Association in Mumbai. Now Kohli himself has presented the first glimpse of his practice in front of the fans. Kohli posted a video on his Instagram account on Thursday, August 11, in which he was seen running in the nets of the indoor stadium. Kohli wrote with this video, the race for practice week started.
— Lakshya Lark (@lakshyalark) August 11, 2022
Bad phase continues in T20 as well
Virat Kohli, who is going through a bad phase, has scored only a few runs in the recent times. Barring two fifties in IPL 2022, only one half-century came from his bat in T20 cricket this year. Kohli scored a half-century against the West Indies in February, but it was also very slow. In such a situation, Kohli has a challenge not only to score runs, but also to bat in that way by adapting himself to the new and changed thinking and method of Team India.