Virat Kohli: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting feels it will be difficult for him to make a comeback if India decides to drop Virat Kohli for the T20 World Cup in Australia. Let us tell you that Kohli’s bat has been very silent for some time, due to which there is talk of dropping him from the team.
Ponting’s warning to Kohli
Kohli has not scored a century since November 2019, struggled for runs during this year’s IPL and even failed to contribute much with the bat during the recently concluded tour of England. He has been called out from the national team but Ponting, who captained Australia to two World Cup victories in 2003 and 2007, says India should keep giving him opportunities to build his confidence.
show trust in kohli
Ponting said in the latest episode of ICC Review, ‘If you drop Virat from the World Cup team, then it will be difficult for him to return.’ The Australian great also suggested that the selectors should find a place for Kohli in India’s top-order and promote the champion batsman for the T20 World Cup, with the hope that he will be in his best form during the knockout stages of the tournament. Will find
Told Pant a great player
Asked about India’s wicketkeeping options, the former Australia captain said that he is well aware of the strength of Rishabh Pant, with whom he has worked closely with Delhi Capitals, but also included veteran Dinesh Karthik in the middle order. should get. Ponting said, ‘We have seen what Rishabh is capable of in 50-over cricket and I am fully aware of what he can do in a T20 match. Dinesh Karthik has done his best lately and I would like to go with both of them.