- Virat said – there should be no estrangement with Rohit Sharma
- Kohli said that the team will miss Rohit Sharma in the Test series
- Test captain said that Team India will do better in South Africa
Indian Test captain Virat Kohli has said that he will miss Rohit Sharma in the Test series against South Africa. Rejecting the question of rift with Rohit, Virat said that he has no dispute with Rohit. He said that the lack of an experienced player like Rohit will be missed in the Test series. It is worth noting that Rohit had pulled out of the Test series due to injury and Priyank Panchal has been included in his place.
Rohit experienced, will be missed
On the question of Rohit’s lack, Virat said that he is an experienced player. He will be missed. The Test captain vehemently dismissed the reports of rift between Virat and Rohit. He said, ‘There is no rift between me and Rohit Sharma.’
Kohli told why BCCI removed
Kohli said, ‘I can understand the reasons. The BCCI has taken the decision from a logical point of view. There is no problem between me and Rohit Sharma. I have been giving explanation since last two years and got tired. None of my actions or decisions will be to bring the team down.
Rohit also praised Virat
After getting the captaincy of ODI and T20, Rohit Sharma had praised Virat a lot in an interview with BCCI TV and said that he enters the field with the intention of winning. Rohit had said that he played a lot of cricket under Virat’s captaincy and will continue to enjoy it even further. The events after that get interesting. Rohit is ruled out of the Test series in South Africa due to injury and Priyank Panchal is included in the Test team in his place.
Rohit Sharma vs Virat Kohli