Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has surprised everyone by announcing that he will step down as the captain of T20. Virat Kohli will step down after the ICC World Cup. Virat will continue to be the captain of Test and ODI. Virat Kohli shared this thing on his social media handle that he is leaving the captaincy of T20. In which Virat Kohli said that he has been doing captaincy in all three formats for the last 5-6 years.
But now he wants to give himself a chance to fully captain in ODIs and Tests. After Virat Kohli’s announcement of leaving the T20 captaincy, his wife Anushka Sharma has also reacted to it. Anushka has shared the Instagram post shared by Virat on her Instagram stories. Anushka has posted a red heart emoji along with the post. This heart emoji reaction of Anushka Sharma has won the hearts of the fans. Many people have praised Anushka Sharma for supporting Virat Kohli on social media. Virat Kohli has only decided to give up the captaincy of T20. But Virat Kohli will continue to be the captain of Test and ODI team. Virat Kohli has not been able to play that well for the last 2 years. Virat Kohli has not been able to score any century in all formats for the last 2 years. Virat Kohli has said that he will now only be the captain of ODIs and Tests. Virat Kohli’s record as T20 captain has also been excellent. Kohli has captained Team India in a total of 45 matches. Out of these 45 matches, 27 matches have been won. At the same time, India has lost in 14 matches. At the same time, there have been 4 matches, whose results could not come out. Kohli wrote in his post
That he has taken the decision to leave the captaincy of the T20 team only after taking the opinion of his close people. Kohli has spoken to the team’s head coach Ravi Shastri and Rohit Sharma before relinquishing the captaincy. Virat Kohli wrote, “Of course, it took me a long time to reach this decision. After much deliberation and discussion with my close friends Ravi Bhai and Rohit, who have been an essential part of the leadership group, I have decided to step down. I have accompanied Secretary Jay Shah and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly. I have spoken to all the selectors about this. I will continue to serve Indian cricket and play to the best of my ability for the Indian team.”Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are currently together in Dubai. Kohli will play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021, which resumes on Sunday. Anushka was in the United Kingdom with Virat and his daughter Vamika for the past few months.