Kohli lauds Bharat’s heroics against DC: IPL 2021: After beating the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli praised KS Bharat’s exploits against DC.
En route to being undefeated with 78 balls of 52 in Dubai. The wicket-keeper batsman also sewed a 111-run bleacher with Glenn Maxwell. It took him 5 runs to win the final ball. And Bharat toned Avesh Khan over the referee’s head for 6.
Kohli lauds Bharat’s heroics against DC: RCB VS KKR ELIMINATOR
“A youngster steps up and wins you a game against a top side like Delhi. Very happy for KS. This is what this tournament is all about. Meetings have been pretty short and sharp. We have the ability to win games, nothing changes this being an Eliminator.”Kohli said
Before the coin toss, Maxwell also heaped praise Bharat’s innings, saying:
“He (Bharat) was pretty buoyed after the last game. Obviously, it was an amazing night. Probably we were behind the game for the lot of it. And to finish off like that was a great way to head into the playoffs. Nice to win a game like that, gives the group a lot of confidence going forward. Just been ultra-consistent, been really comfortable in my technique and in my role. Carrying on that consistency has been really rewarding.”
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