Times of India – BIRMINGHAM: Success in the last four years has driven Virat Kohli to a different level “mentally” and the Indian skipper would like to show the British public in the upcoming Test series why he is eulogized as the best player in the world, says head coach Ravi Shastri With scores of 1, 8, 25, 0, 39, 28, 0, 7, 6 and 20 in five Tests, Kohli averaged a horrendous 13.

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  • BIRMINGHAM: Success in the last four years has driven Virat Kohli to a different level “mentally” and the Indian skipper would like to show the British public in the upcoming Test series why he is eulogized as the best player in the world, says head coach Ravi Shastri With scores of 1, 8, 25, 0, 39, 28, 0, 7, 6 and 20 in five Tests, Kohli averaged a horrendous 13.
  • “Shastri said he believes in playing aggressive brand of cricket, which is a prerequisite to come out on top in a tough tour, like England.
  • “Having achieved considerable amount of success in limited overs cricket, Shastri now wants India to become consistent in the red ball format.He said India has the potential to become one of the best travellers.
  • We just want him to do it,” he added.Outlining KL Rahul’s role in the side, Shastri hinted that India might come with a surprise in the Test series.
  • We will surprise you guys at times,” he said.


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