The only expectation we've is to play really good cricket and that's been our focus. That's why results have followed in the last two-three years," Kohli said at a press conference.
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India now have 113 points while the second positioned New Zealand are just two points behind, which was earlier eight points.
According to ICC guidelines, every team has to announce their final squad on or before April 23. The teams, however, can make any changes to the final squad of 15, seven days prior to the tournament."
Indian skipper, Virat Kohli, stands on the seventh position and is the only Indian athlete in the top 10 club, whereas Dhoni is placed on the 13th position.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli had earlier carved out the milestone of a hat-trick of tons against West Indies at home in October.
In an emotional gesture, Team India on Friday sport camouflage caps in the third ODI against Australia in Ranchi to pay homage to Pulwama martyrs.
The BCCI has announced the annual player contracts for the season 2018-19. The cricket body has retained just three players in A+ category. Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah are the three A+ category players, with Rs 7 crore each per annum.
Taking to Twitter, the master-blaster said: "India has always come up trumps against Pakistan in the World Cup. It is time to beat them once again. I would personally hate to give them two points and help them in the tournament”.
After facing defeat in the first T20 match against New Zealand, Team India gave a clinical performance against the Kiwis at Auckland, thereby leveling the series by 1-1.