New Delhi: Virat Kohli celebrated his 71st century at the last match against Afghanistan in the ongoing Asia Cup 2022 along with him, the whole of India celebrated his much-awaited century. The cricketer after a month-long break is back in form and is quite visible from the very first game. As the tournament proceeded, Virat Kohli just improved his form.
After the successful match against Afghanistan and Kohli’s 122 runs of 61 balls, India captain, Rohit Sharma engaged in a one-to-one chat with the former skipper in ‘shuddh Hindi.’ Rohit Sharma who missed out on the match against Afghanistan asked Kohli about how he felt after scoring a century. The latter couldn’t stop smiling and shared his experience.
“Virat, bahot bahot badhaayi aapko, aapka 71st hundred. Poori India wait kar rahi thi, I am sure aap zyada wait kar rahe the. Aapne jo innings kheli usmein kaafi kuch dekhne ko mila, aapne gaps achhe dhoondhe, shots achhe lagaaye, toh apni innings ke baare mein bataaiye, kaisi shuruaat huyi, aur uske baad kaisi thi feeling (Many congratulations to you on your 71st ton. The entire country was waiting and I am sure even you were waiting. In today’s knock, we saw you were finding the gaps nicely, playing good strokes. Take us through your knock and also tell us how is the feeling,” Rohit said.
Laughs, mutual admiration & a lot of respect 😎- by @ameyatilak
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 9, 2022
“Itni shuddh Hindi bola raha hai mere saath pehli baar (For the first time he is talking to me in pure Hindi),” Kohli looked at the camera and said.
Fans have loved Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli’s candid conversation. Twitteratis have congratulated the former Indian skipper for his century as well as joked at Rohit Sharma’s ‘shuddh Hindi’.
Take a look at how fans have been reacting:
— Billa SK 10👣🍁 (@billa_SK10) September 9, 2022
Team is confident on their strengths
Clear communication on roles
Middle over acceleration when needed
Learn regroup and get us back boys https://t.co/ZTueosZSc2
— ARAVIND R (@dakaltydamalty) September 9, 2022
— aniket manchekar (@im_ANI91) September 9, 2022
— அந்த நாலு பேர் 👥👥 (@arthvvader) September 9, 2022
— Jebin Mathew (@Im_JEBIN) September 9, 2022
“Ithni Shuddh hindi bol raha hain ” 😂
Indian cricket team’s Karan Arjun .. https://t.co/UMzBEWDNMd
— Ravi (@Rav83559) September 9, 2022
Shuddh Hindi 😭😭😂😂
Rohit and Virat https://t.co/0YF97P2u0q
— Deepa ll VKK FanGirl 💕 (@D4kkvk) September 9, 2022
This century came when no one was expecting it https://t.co/qw5wzDaa68
— Pawan Kalyan’s Bhagat Singh (@vakilfan) September 9, 2022
Rohirat 🧿❤️ https://t.co/ZIumyzO80B
— Manic Psycho 🖤 (@Fierce_Firefly_) September 9, 2022
— Aneesh Singh (@Aneesh0123) September 9, 2022
Best cricketing minds, we have with us today.
Jai Hind 🇮🇳 https://t.co/QHdxYg3qOb
— 𝚂𝚊𝚗𝚍𝚎𝚎𝚙 (@InduruMan) September 9, 2022
— Yash Cult Sid (@YashCultSid) September 9, 2022
— KingKohli𓃵👑 (@SankheAayush) September 9, 2022
— Vinay Kumar (@VinaykumarParri) September 9, 2022
Virat brutally honest as always👌 https://t.co/GjTEyzLo8g
— Backfoot_Punch (@kookaburra_221) September 9, 2022
Remember, it took 2 years 9 months, and 15 days for #ViratKohli𓃵 to hit a century.
Patience, Persistence, Perseverance, and Positivity are the key to success.https://t.co/InLDIgo9t9
— Joy (@who_coder) September 9, 2022