In a recent live session with Indian Off Spinner Ravichandran Ashwin Indian Captain Virat Kohli revealed MS Dhoni played a big role behind him becoming India’s Captain.
Virat Kohli has always been seen admiring and respecting the Former Indian Captain. Virat Kohli took up the charge of Indian Test Team in 2014 after MS Dhoni retired from Test Cricket. In 2017, MS Dhoni gave up the ODI and T20 captaincy and passed the baton to Virat Kohli.
Under Virat Kohli’s Captaincy MS Dhoni had played ICC Champions Trophy, ICC World Cup 2019. During Press Conference MS had earlier said that, “Virat team will win more matches than me”. The Indian Captain has proved the former captain right, when he surpassed the former captain in terms of more test match wins.
Virat during a live session with Ravichandran Ashwin said, “MS Dhoni played a big role behind me becoming a captain. He used to observe me, we used to have a lot of discussion and he would many times disagree with me. But he trusted me, he believed I can take the team forward and this trust doesn’t built overnight”.
The duo shares a very good relationship although many things are said about them. Virat has always made it clear that, “MS gave me chances when I needed it most and he will always remain my captain”. Virat also talked about Anushka Sharma and the bond they share. How Anushka Sharma has made Virat a better human being.
Virat’s evolution has made every Indian Proud. At a global level Virat Kohli represents India. His energy, passion and dedication transcends into the people. Virat has already become a legend of the game.