Virat Kohli, 33, gained the golden duck all the way through the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) fit in opposition to the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Saturday.
Virat Kohli of Royal Challengers Bangalore. Credit score: PTI
- On Saturday, Kohli went to Marco Jansen
- Kohli moderate 17 in IPL 2022
- Pietersen mentioned each nice participant is going thru a difficult section
Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen lashed out at critics for criticizing Virat Kohli for his lean body in top-level cricket. Kohli has been a light shadow of himself in recent times, scoring simply 119 issues in 8 video games within the 2022 Indian Premier League (IPL) for a median of 17 and a scoring determine of 122.68.
Except 41* and 48 issues in opposition to the Punjab Kings (PBKS) and Mumbai Indians (MI) respectively, the previous Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper struggled to accomplish. If truth be told, the IPL’s all-time main scorer has gained two consecutive Golden Geese, a testomony to his struggles of past due.
On Saturday 23 April, Kohli entered the pitch with left hand Marco Jansen all the way through RCB’s fit in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at Mumbai’s Brabourne Stadium. Kohli poked the pitch out of doors the stump and Aiden Markram stuck the ball on the second one leave out.
Pietersen helps Kohli
Pietersen, who as soon as performed for the Challengers within the IPL, echoed Kohli, announcing each nice participant is going thru tricky occasions. The veteran additionally believed that the Delhi local Kohli would go back quicker slightly than later.
Pietersen tweeted: “Desire a reality? Each and every nice participant on our group has long gone thru what Virat has long gone thru. Do you need any other reality? All of them undergo it and get again at the large level.”
Do you need a reality?
Each and every nice participant on our group has long gone thru what Virat has long gone thru.
Do you need any other reality?
All of them undergo this and get again at the large level
— Kevin Pietersen (@KP24) April 23, 2022
Kohli is these days the one batter with over 6,000 runs in T20 event historical past. He’s additionally one in all best two batters, in conjunction with Jos Battler, to attain 3 centuries or extra in the similar IPL version. In 215 fits, Kohli scored 6402 issues with a median of 129.80 over 5 centuries and 42 part a century.