IND vs SL 3rd ODI: Kohli became Player of the Match and Player of the Series by scoring runs, said- ‘Since I have come from break…’
Virat Kohli in India vs Sri Lanka ODI Series: Veteran batsman Virat Kohli rocked the third ODI series against Sri Lanka. He played a fiery century innings. He returned to the pavilion unbeaten.
Indian team’s ‘run machine’ Virat Kohli has been seen in his old rhythm for some time now. His bat is spewing runs. He is tearing apart the opposition bowlers after getting stuck. Kohli rocked the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka. He scored a lot of runs in the series on the basis of two stormy century innings. He has been rewarded for his brilliant batting. Kohli was not only elected Player of the Match in the third ODI but also received the Player of the Series award. He became the player of the match in the first ODI.
Let us tell you that India swept Sri Lanka 3-0 in the ODI series. Kohli scored 283 runs in three ODIs at an average of 141.50. He was the highest run scorer in the series. In the first match, he scored 113 runs in 87 balls with the help of 12 fours and 1 six. At the same time, Kohli scored an unbeaten 166 in 110 balls in the third ODI. He hit 13 fours and 8 sixes in the innings. He scored 4 runs in the second match. After him, the most runs in the series were scored by opener Shubman Gill (207) and captain Rohit Sharma (142).
Kohli spoke openly about his batting after the third match. He said that this is a victory of my intention and mindset with which I go out to play on the field. My mindset is always to help the team get into a strong position and win. Today I am happy to bat because I played some good cricket. I am feeling fine at the moment. Ever since I came back from a long break. I am feeling good. I am just enjoying my batting. I have no desire to touch any record.