Virat Kohli hammered the Windies bowlers to chase a mammoth target of 208 and single-handedly took away the match from the rivals in the 1st T20I in Hyderabad.
Kohli’s majestic innings of (94* off 50) laced with six fours and as many maximums prompted Harbhajan Singh to realize that ‘King Kohli’s masterclass can make the impossible possible.
After India’s emphatic 6-wicket victory over West Indies with eight balls to spare, Harbhajan Singh applauded Kohli and performance of other players.
The ‘Turbanator’ also praised KL Rahul who contributed with much needed 62 runs after Rohit Sharma departed early on just 8 runs.
He also praised Rishabh Pant for his cameo of 18 runs in 9 balls against the Caribbean bowlers.
Harbhajan Tweeted, “Kohli hai tho kuch bi possible hai what a chase @imVkohli well done captain. superb inn from @klrahul11 too and lil cameo from @RishabhPant17 great win @BCCI”
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) December 6, 2019
Earlier, India were in a bit trouble, when the visitors posted a mammoth total of 207 runs.
However, Kohli’s career-best 94* took India to an emphatic win.
With Kohli’s heroics, India are now 1-0 up in the ongoing three-match T20I series against Kieron Pollard-led West Indies.