On Wednesday, the cricket fans of India saw one more memorable minute when India vanquished South Africa in the second T20I to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match T20I series, in which one game got relinquished because of a downpour.
In Mohali, Indian captain Virat Kohli enrolled one more accomplishment when he scored an unbeaten 72 to direct India home. Kohli’s unbeaten thump drove him to his eleventh Man of the Match award in the briefest format of the game.
With this knock, the 30-year-old has additionally equalled previous Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi, who likewise had won 11 Man of the match awards himself. Afridi, the 2009 ICC WT20 champion once used to engage fans with his inside and out T20I exhibitions.
In any case, Kohli’s unbeaten innings have gotten the second spot together with the previous Pakistani player, who had won the MoM award multiple times. The team is currently behind Afghanistan’s veteran Mohammad Nabi.
In addition, Kohli’s knock of 72* additionally took him past his partner Rohit Sharma in the list of most astounding run-getters in the briefest configuration. Kohli now has 50 plus average in all formats and he remains the only cricketer to enroll this accomplishment.