After the biggest victory in the World Cup against the West Indies, Indian captain Virat Kohli has praised Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Kohli described Dhoni as the legend of cricket. He said that due to the understanding and experience of Dhoni's game, the team is in a good rhythm.
Criticism for the slow innings against the Afghan team
- In the match against Afghanistan, there was a lot of criticism for Dhoni's slow innings in difficult situations. Sachin Tendulkar also told Dhoni the lack of intent due to poor performance. However, in the match against the West Indies, the former Indian skipper scored 56 runs from 61 balls and brought the team's score to 268.
- After the match, Kohli said, "Dhoni knows what he has to do in the middle of the match. Sometimes their days are poor, so everyone starts talking. We are always with them He has won many matches for us. "
- "The biggest advantage of being a player like Dhoni is that when you need 15-20 runs required, they know how to make it. His experience has been helpful for us 8 times out of 10. "
- Team India captain said, "We have several players who show their natural game and play according to the plan. Dhoni has a deep understanding of this game. He always gives us feedback, like how much better the score is. He is the legend of this game. We all know this. "
'We are showing the same sports like No.1 team'
The Indian team retreated to the first place on Thursday in the ODI rankings, behind England. On this, Kohli said, "I am very happy with the performance of the team. I can not complain. But as far as rankings are concerned, we have been showing number-one worth playing for a long time. The last two matches in batting are not good for us, but still we did better to win. This is the best thing. "
Big mistake of missing the stumping of Dhoni: Captain of the West Indies
West Indies captain Jason Holder blamed the batsmen for his poor performance in the team. Holder said, "Bowlers have done well on this pitch. But in the batting, we disappointed. Losing the stumping of Dhoni was like losing a great opportunity. Apart from this, we made many mistakes in fielding. "Actually, when Dhoni was on eight runs, wicketkeeper ink hop left his easy stumping.