New Delhi: Australia’s Test captain Tim Paine has given a big statement about Indian captain Virat Kohli. Tim Paine said, ‘Virat Kohli plays very challenging cricket and he is the best batsman in the world. Playing against Kohli is very challenging. I know that my dispute with him has been going on since about four years ago. Kohli is such a person, whom I will always remember.
There was a fight between Tim Paine and Virat Kohli
Let us know that there was a skirmish between Australia’s Test captain Tim Paine and Virat Kohli on the middle ground in the 2018/19 Test series, after which the umpires had to intervene. During the second Test match played in Perth on the Australian tour of 2018, there was a fight between Virat Kohli and Tim Paine, after which the umpires had to stop the differences between the two.
The umpires stopped the fight
Virat Kohli and Tim Paine were seen arguing and clashing during a live match. Such behavior of both of them was severely criticized. In the Perth Test match, when Tim Paine was completing his run in the 71st over of the Australian innings, Virat Kohli stood in front of him at the same time, after which both the captain started staring at each other. In such a situation, the umpire had to intervene and calm the matter.
Due to this, Tim Paine cannot forget Kohli
Tim Paine said, ‘For Virat Kohli, I have said many times that he is such a player that you would like to have him in your team. He plays very challenging cricket and is the best batsman in the world. It is very challenging to play against them. Wherever I come from, my dispute with him has been going on since four years ago. He is definitely someone I will remember.
Tim Paine explains the reason for messing with Kohli
On the controversy with Virat, Tim Paine said, ‘It is very difficult to handle Virat Kohli in the field, because he plays with a lot of passion and passion. When he was batting, we used to plan not to talk to him. You have to come forward for your players and yourself. So I thought if I am the captain then it is my turn. I wanted to show them that we have come here to compete. He was trying to upset me with the part-time captain.