RCB: End Of Our IPL 2021 Journey
By Sarita Dey
on Wed Oct 13 2021
Virat Kohli takes the field wearing his heart on his sleeve in whichever format he is playing. India and former Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain aren’t afraid to express his emotions on the cricket field.
Familiar scenes were visible in his final game as captain in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as Kohli engaged in an animated exchange with the on-field umpire Virender Sharma. Virender Sharma had given a few decisions against RCB that were overturned and Kohli expressed his frustration to the official.
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After the match, RCB took to Twitter to post a video, sharing dressing room scenes after the game.
In the video, AB de Villiers was heard poking fun at Virat Kohli after his final game as captain in the T20 league.
After lavishing praise on his skipper, the South Africa batsman jokingly said that the umpires can now breathe easy. As Kohli will not be captaining the side.
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The South Africa star batter congratulated Kohli on his tenure as captain and said that he can’t wait to see him win trophies for India and RCB.
“Congrats on a great captaincy career. I can’t wait to watch you run out there with all the freedom and win (the) the first trophy for us (RCB) and more trophies for India,” AB de Villiers concluded.
On This Day in 2019, Virat Kohli got to his highest Test score, with an unbeaten 254 that helped beat by an innings.