It was another outstanding innings from Team India captain, Virat Kohli as he grabs a score of unbeaten 94 runs which made a way for his team towards victory against West Indies Team in the first T20I match encounter in Hyderabad on Sunday. Kohli has brilliantly made his record run by achieving with six boundaries and six sixes, he has taken over the proceedings against the West Indies bowlers. The match between these teams was enough to grab him the title as the Man of the Match at the end of the match and leads to the thing that he is now having 12 MOMs to his name a record along with Afghanistan’s cricket player Mohammad Nabi.
Team India Skipper Equals His Score With Mohammad Nabi:
Team India Skipper, Kohli’s highest T20 score that India has to chase off the 208-run target with eight balls to spare. The captain has given six fours and another six sixes as his 35-ball half-century that has led India to 209-4 in 18.4 overs.
It was the highest T20I international test match total chased by team India that was going past in the 207 runs against Sri Lanka in Mohali in 2009.
The Team India skipper, Virat Kohli said that “I didn’t want to put any kind of pressure on Rahul but I could not get going properly. I don’t have to change much in my batting across the formats. I just need to have concentrated on doing the job instead of hitting the ball in the air. I played according to the situation in the second half of my innings.
It was the 23rd time that Virat has to achieve fifty-plus in T20I cricket, the most by any of the cricketer. The Team West Indies has scored 207-5 after that it was sent in to bat. Shimron Hetmyer (56) achieved his maiden T20 half-century.