Virat Kohli-MS Dhoni: The relationship between Virat Kohli and former Team India captain MS Dhoni is well known. Often Virat also shares his bond with Dhoni publicly. Recently, while talking to the media after returning to form in the Asia Cup 2022, Virat Kohli had said that no one had called or messaged him when he was going through a bad phase, but Dhoni was the only person. who had messaged him. Virat, who is celebrating his 34th birthday on November 5, has also disclosed that message from Dhoni in a podcast.
While referring to Dhoni, Virat Kohli has now told what MS had written in the message sent at that time. He told that, I have always been seen like this. One who is very confident…mentally strong and can deal with any situation. The only person I really have is MS Dhoni. It is such a blessing for me to know that my relationship can be so strong with someone who is so senior to me. It is a friendship based on a lot of mutual respect.
What was that message from Dhoni?
Virat Kohli further said, ‘This is one of those things that he (MS Dhoni) mentioned in the message sent to me. He used to say that, when you are expected to be strong and you are seen as a strong person, people forget to ask how are you?’ Significantly, Virat was in poor form for some time. He left the T20 captaincy after the World Cup loss last year. After this, he was removed from the captaincy from ODIs as well. He then gave up the captaincy of this format after losing the Test series on the tour of South Africa.
Virat Kohli Top Scorer of T20 World Cup 2022
Virat Kohli is in great form at the moment and in the current T20 World Cup, he has hit fifty in three out of five matches and has been not out in all three. He has so far scored 246 runs in 5 matches at an average of 138.98. Meanwhile, in the match against Bangladesh in Adelaide, he recorded the record for the highest run scorer in the history of T20 World Cup. He had overtaken Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene, who scored 1016 runs.
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