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MS Dhoni Makes A Heart Winning Statement On Virat Kohli’s Leadership Skills

crictoday 2018-08-08 10:55:51

MS Dhoni, former Indian captain, has seen Virat Kohli grow in international cricket . It was under his astute leadership, he grasped the importance of leading his side in a way that keeps everyone intact and motivated.

After taking captaincy armband from his erstwhile senior, Virat has carved a niche for himself. He is making his performance count in international arena, be it scoring runs or leading India to win.

The right hand batsman is enjoying the form of life at the moment, scoring runs across formats. In the first Test match against England, he was India's lone hero in the batting department, contributing with a magnificent hundred and hard fought fifty.

Recently, MS Dhoni hailed Virat Kohli’s quality as the captain. “Virat is the best. He has reached a status where he is close to legend status. I am very happy for him. The way he has batted everywhere and the last few years he has been brilliant taking the team forward. That’s what you want from a leader. All the best to him and very well done,” Dhoni was quoted as saying at an event in Mumbai.

He also appreciated India's bowlers for their impressive show in the first Test match. “To win a Test match you need 20 wickets. And we did that. That’s all I will say. It doesn’t matter how well you bat and how well you are there for five days but if you take 20 wickets, you can win a Test match,” he added.