Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are two of the most senior players in the current Indian squad. Both the players have had a massive influence on the team’s recent success and consistency in the last three to four years. Both play all three formats of the game ae are among the top-ranked players in ICC ratings. Both will have to play a crucial role with the bat when India face England in the T20I series decider.
Meanwhile, in one of the old videos which surfaced from Youtube, Virat Kohli is seen to imitate the Hitman’s iconic pull-shot. This was during the ICC 2019 cricket World Cup in England. Rohit Sharma is one of the cleanest strikers of the ball in modern cricket and the pull shot is his favorite shot. He loves pace coming onto the ball while playing the pull shot both from the front and the back foot.
Watch: Virat Kohli Imitate Rohit Sharma’s Pull Shot
Rohit Sharma was the highest scorer from the ICC 2019 Cricket World Cup with 648 runs from nine matches including five centuries. On the other hand, Virat Kohli scored 442 runs from nine games with five fifty-plus scores.
Rohit led India in the final few overs in the fourth T20I and took India to a win after Kohli left the field with a thigh strain. For the first time in the series, India won a game defending their score. Rohit and Kohli have often shared leadership duties mutually and this was another such occasion.
India posted 185 with the bat and defended the total as England fell short by 8 runs in the fourth T20I. India winning the game helped them to set up a decider with the series levelled at 2-2. In the final few overs, Rohit rotated his bowlers well as Shardul Thakur defended 23 to take India home The final game will be played later tonight at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.