Sourav Ganguly, known for his forceful disposition amid his playing days, is a self-admitted fanatic of Virat Kohli's batting. The previous Indian captain said Kohli will serve India for long. "On the off chance that you get some information about the brand he needs to underwrite for the following 10 years, it is the brand of his batting.
I wish he scores heaps of keeps running for India in the following 10 years. Ideally, he will keep on doing that. "He is a marvelous player," said Ganguly at a special occasion here on Thursday. "Kohli has done miracles for the nation inside a limited ability to focus. He is somebody who can raise the estimation of Indian cricket with his power, soul and the appetite to win.
"You can see this all over when he exits to bat or leads the group. He is an awesome option to Indian cricket," included Ganguly. On the prospective three-Test arrangement against New Zealand, which starts in Kanpur on September 22, Ganguly said the Kiwis were better prepared to play the Indian spinners.
"New Zealand knows about the way that it is difficult to beat India in India. Be that as it may, in the event that you contrast them and England and Australia, the Kiwis would be the second best after England," he said. Ganguly, who is likewise the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), was sure that the Eden Gardens will be prepared so as to host the second Test from Sept. 30. The city got overwhelming showers a week ago.