Sharjah: Team India’s captain Virat Kohli played the last match of his IPL captaincy against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Monday. Virat Kohli has already announced that he will step down from the captaincy of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) after this IPL season. Kohli was heartbroken in the last IPL match of his captaincy. On Monday, in the Eliminator match of IPL 2021, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team got out of the race for the final after losing by 4 wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
Kohli played last match as captain
Virat Kohli has been the captain of RCB for 7 years, but under his captaincy the team of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) has not won a single IPL title. After breaking the dream of winning the trophy, Virat Kohli says that as long as he plays in this IPL, he will be associated with the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team.
This shocking statement given after the match
Kolkata Knight Riders defeated RCB by four wickets in the Eliminator match on Monday. Kohli has already announced that he will step down as the captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team after this season. Virat Kohli said after the match, ‘I have tried to create such a culture in the team, in which youth can come and show aggressive games. I have tried to do the same for the Indian team. I will only say that I have given my 120 percent to the team and will continue to give as a player even after that.
loyalty matters a lot
Virat Kohli said, ‘Now is the time to build a fresh team for the next three years. I will play for RCB only. Loyalty matters a lot to me and my association with this team will last till my last day in the IPL. Regarding the close defeat at the hands of KKR, Virat Kohli said, ‘Their spinners dominated in the middle overs and kept taking wickets. We started well but could not sustain it. It was more about his good bowling than our poor batting. Kohli said, ‘We tried till the end but were 15 runs behind in batting and missed some big overs in bowling. Sunil Narine today showed why he is one of the most frequent wicket-takers in IPL. Sunil Narine, Shakib and Varun all three bowled brilliantly and our batsmen could not play freely.
Not a single title under Kohli’s captaincy
Let us tell you that Virat Kohli, one of the best batsmen in the world, had announced that he would leave the captaincy of the Indian T20 team after the T20 World Cup 2021 and on 19 September 2021, he announced to leave the captaincy of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) after IPL 2021. had. The 2021 IPL was his last season as captain. Virat has been the captain of RCB for seven years, but under his captaincy this franchise team has not won a single IPL title.
Kohli was outraged by the umpire
During the match, Virat Kohli was seen confronting the umpire. Virat Kohli had become abusive with the on-field umpire. The incident happened in the seventh over of Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) innings when Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal bowled the last ball of the over and the ball went straight to the pads of KKR batsman Rahul Tripathi. After this, Chahal and other players of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) made a strong appeal, which was rejected by the umpire. After this Virat immediately took DRS. After watching the TV replays, on-field umpire Virender Sharma had to change his decision, which proved Virat’s decision to take DRS right. As soon as this decision came, there was a debate between the umpire and Virat.
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RCB’s dream broken again
With this, once again Virat Kohli’s dream of winning the IPS trophy has been shattered. Virat has been trying to win this one trophy for the last 13 years, but every time he has lost his hands. This team has also traveled to the final 3 times, but every time the other team has lifted the trophy by defeating RCB.