‘Very gratified with power and bid put in by my bowlers,’ says Virat Kohli

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Fatullah: India captain Virat Kohli was gratified with his team’s bid in a rain-marred one-off Test opposite Bangladesh, that finished in a draw, observant that his boys achieved selflessly.

“We had a unequivocally good time with a bat, generally Vijay (Murali, Shikhar (Dhawan), Rahane (Ajinkya). It was unequivocally a unselfish opening by a boys, to measure quickly, meaningful we won’t have too most time since of a rain. It is unsatisfactory for both teams we guess, we would have favourite to have full 5 days of cricket,” pronounced Kohli in a post-match
presentation.

India, after dogmatic during 462 for six, discharged Bangladesh for 256 with Ravichandran Ashwin holding a five-wicket haul. Forced to follow on, Bangladesh were 23 for no detriment when a stumps were drawn.

“Whatever time we had on a field, a boys showed tip power and put in a unequivocally good effort. Ashwin and Harbhajan (Singh) are peculiarity spinners, so examination them both play together is unequivocally appreciative for a captain. They put batsmen underneath vigour throughout. we am unequivocally gratified as a skipper, since it is unequivocally easy to go off a margin and come on and not have intensity,” pronounced Kohli.

On a pitch, he said: “The wicket played accurately a approach we approaching it to play. We suspicion if there was no sleet around, it would retreat and we could use a gait bowlers in a center and give a spinners some rest. Combination was right, as distant as we were concerned, yet a conditions were in no one’s control.”

While India went in with 3 pacers and dual spinners, Bangladesh played 4 spinners and a sole quick bowler. Home group captain Mushfiqur Rahim pronounced it was a disputable decision.

“It can be debated, yet we suspicion on that wicket there would be zero for a quicks, and we don’t have anyone who can play 140-145 plus. we suspicion a bowlers did a good pursuit even yet it was a prosaic lane on days one and two,” pronounced Rahim.

Bangladesh batsmen would have wanted to put a improved uncover than what they managed.

“You would adore to have vast scores like Shikhar and Murali Vijay and Rahane did, yet when Ashwin is bowling that good it becomes difficult.”

“We are looking forward to a 3 ODIs now. The patrol is looking flattering good, yet it is a clever Indian side. We played good opposite Pakistan, so hopefully we will get certainty from that.”

Dhawan, was a male of a compare for his quickfire 173, pronounced he enjoyed batting in a middle.

“I unequivocally enjoyed my batting,” he said. “The wicket was good and batting-friendly. Vijay played a good hit and Rahane played a good hit after us. You feel unequivocally fast when Vijay is during a other finish and personification according to a consequence of a ball.”

Asked how tough it is to bat with a sleet hazard appearing large, Dhawan said, “If a sleet happens, afterwards we only go off a field, and once we come back, it takes a few balls to get it back. we don’t consider too most about a rain, differently it will impact your concentration,” pronounced Dhawan.

PTI

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