Virat Kohli has not won a single ICC trophy as a skipper and his track record is not impressive when it comes to the Indian Premier League as well.

Virat Kohli is facing the wrath of fans and cricket experts after India’s defeat in the finale of the World Test Championship. According to the former Pakistan skipper, Salman Butt, Virat will not be remembered as a great captain if continues to fail as a captain.

Virat Kohli has not won a single ICC trophy as a skipper and his track record is not impressive when it comes to the Indian Premier League as well. Despite leading the Royal Challengers Bangalore since the 2013 season, Virat is still waiting for his maiden IPL triumph.

“You can be a very good captain but if you don’t win any title, the masses won’t remember you. Maybe you are a good captain and have good plans but your bowler may not be able to execute it. So luck has to be on your side as well. People only remember those who win tournaments,” Butt said on his YouTube channel.

Butt also spoke about the luck factor and how a captain can be lucky if he has a great side.

“You can be a very good captain but if you don’t win any title, masses won’t remember you. Maybe you are a good captain and have good plans but your bowler may not be able to execute it. So luck has to be on your side as well. People only remember those who win tournaments,” Butt said on his YouTube channel.

“Sometimes you may not be a great captain but your team may be very good and you may end up winning a major title. So that does not define a captain but for the world, of course, a good captain is one who has won big events.”

“Virat Kohli has not won any ICC title neither has he won the IPL. He is a top-class cricketer, has excellent body language and is aggressive. His energy level is at a different level, and it is evident that he wants to give his best every time he steps out in the middle. But captains should be subtle and not fiery,” the former batsman added.

“We kept hearing during the WTC final, that it is a battle between fire (Virat Kohli) and ice (Kane Williamson). Most top-class captains who have won titles were cool or gesture-less at crunch moments. Virat Kohli is a man full of gestures. Had he won, he would have been praised no end.”

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