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Ashwin equates Dhoni to Messi, Kohli to Ronaldo, and Yuvraj to Torres

In a rapid fire interview, R Ashwin has said that MS Dhoni resembles Lionel Messi, Virat Kohli resembles Cristiano Ronaldo, Yuvraj Singh is like Fernando Torres, while he has likened himself to Andrei Arshavin. Ashwin has also claimed that his autobiography would be named 'Out of My Comfort Zone'.
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newscricketa day ago

Jadhav was better than Kohli, says Sourav Ganguly

Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly heaped praise on Kedar Jadhav stating that he managed to outperform Virat Kohli in the first ODI against England in Pune. Jadhav, meanwhile, said that it was his struggles in Australia that led him to believe that he can "do anything" in his career.
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newscricketa day ago

Mark Butcher's solution for England's Kohli problem

Former English player Mark Butcher has praised Virat Kohli calling him unstoppable stating that batting second was the only way for Eoin Morgan to stop Kohli from handing England another defeat. Butcher also advocated a recall for Liam Plunkett stating that his pace could cause Kohli a few problems.
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newscricketa day ago

Sehwag takes the Tendulkar-Kohli debate to the jungle

In the true Virendra Sehwag way, the former Indian batsman has called Sachin Tendulkar a lion and Virat Kohli a fox when asked to compare the two players. Sehwag also praised the abilities of fellow Delhi-born youngster Rishabh Pant, calling the uncapped player's batting style "unbelievable".
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If I don’t set the benchmark as captain, who else will?, asked Virat Kohli reveals childhood coach

Long before he took over the helm of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli had already set a very high standard for his captaincy, revealed his childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma. Sharma also talked about how the Indian skipper lives an austere lifestyle shunning fast-food and focusing on his fitness.
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Jake Ball : England hoping to prevent Kohli from finding rhythm in Cuttack

Rookie pacer Jake Ball has said England would try and trouble Indian skipper Virat Kohli with short balls and not allow him to find his rhythm in the second One-Day International to be played at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Jan 19.
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Mohammad Yousuf : Tendulkar much better player than Kohli

Former Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf has placed batting great Sachin Tendulkar over current India skipper Virat Kohli despite the latter’s magnificent run of form in 2016. Yousuf also slammed the Pakistan cricket team for losing the Test series 3-0 Down Under.
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newscricket2 days ago

Kohli overtakes Dhoni as the Indian with highest average in winning causes

When Virat Kohli scored a 27th century helping India chase down 351 in the first ODI against England, the 28-year-old toppled MS Dhoni from the 2nd spot in the list of batsmen with the highest averages when their teams win matches. Only former Kiwi great Glenn Turner is ahead of Kohli at the moment.
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newscricket3 days ago

The Full Toss: English blog calls Kohli 'just too bloody good" for England bowlers

After Virat Kohli led India to another successful chase, TheFullToss.com’s writer James Morgan has run out of superlatives to describe the Indian skipper’s brilliance. Morgan has also sympathized with Eoin Morgan for the lack of quality bowlers he has at his disposal at the moment.
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newscricket3 days ago

Virat Kohli’s ‘Master Class’ with Nasser Hussain

In a detailed interview with former England skipper Nasser Hussain, Virat Kohli has revealed how he had changed his batting technique after failing in England, and how he has worked on his off-side play. Kohli has also said that not being “close to many people” has helped him manage his time.
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