Virat Kohli‘s type and tempo will be essential for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) reaching above-par totals, mentioned RCB director of cricket operations, Mike Hesson.
“He is in fine touch at the moment. His tempo is really pleasing. I thought the way he played against England in the T20s just showed that his tempo is really good and he can control the innings. That is something that we have seen — on his day when he does that for RCB, we know we are going to get an above-par score,” mentioned Hesson whereas interacting with the media on Wednesday.
“I know Virat will turn up confident. He is hugely passionate about playing for RCB. Can’t wait to have him on board,” Hesson added.
After a duck within the first T20 International, Kohli made 73 not out, 77 not out, 1 and 80 not out within the subsequent 4 T20Is in opposition to England. He adopted it up with scores of 56 and 66 within the first two ODIs.
“For me, form is important. More importantly, it’s about the confidence that they bring in. Some players need performance to get that confidence. Some don’t. Virat is so experienced with RCB. He is going to bat at the top of the order. It’s a position that he knows well,” Hesson mentioned whereas confirming that the India captain will open the innings for RCB.
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