It’s now official as Virat Kohli is all set to miss the last 3 Test matches against Australia. The BCCI a few moments ago announced that Kohli has been granted a paternity leave as he is expecting the birth of his first child.
As soon as the big news broke out Social media erupted and cricket enthusiasts started discussing India’s chances in the Test series without Kohli. Not only fans but several former cricketers too had their say on Kohli’s absence including Wasim Jaffer.
Wasim Jaffer Shares Hilarious Meme After Virat Kohli’s Absence
The former India batsman took to Twitter and posted a hilarious meme after the announcement of BCCI regarding Virat Kohli. In the recent past, Jaffer has been extremely active on Twitter and often entertained fans by posting popular memes.
He shared a still of Carryminati aka Ajey Nagar who happens to be a famous YouTuber and perfectly described Cricket Australia’s situation. The cricket board were keen to have Kohli for throughout the Australian tour as he is a major star attraction in the India and Australia series.
“Paisa barbaad behe***d (Money wasted, behe***d)”, Jaffer’s tweet meant which left all the Twitteratis in splits.
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) November 9, 2020
Meanwhile, Virat Kohli will feature in the first Test match will begin on December 17. This will a historic Test as India for the first time India will be playing a day-night test away from home. After the conclusion of the Test Kohli will return to India to be with his pregnant wife.
Under the captaincy of Virat Kohli in 2018-2019, India won their first-ever Test series Down Under. Kohli became the first-ever Indian and Asian captain to win a Test series in Australia 2-1.
Furthermore, BCCI has rested Rohit Sharma for the T20I and ODI series so that he can completely retrieve from his injury for the big Test series. Kohli will be leading India in the white ball series which will kick off from November 27.
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