Pakistan's bowlers are still not able to forget the explosive innings of Virat Kohli played in the 2022 T20 World Cup. Virat Kohli had snatched the won game from Pakistan by scoring 82 runs in 53 balls. Pakistan's star bowler Mohammad Nawaz says that you want to make us sad by reminding us about that innings. Mohammad Nawaz has also called Virat Kohli the best player.
In the match played in Melbourne, Pakistan had given a challenge of 160 runs to India. In response, India lost 4 wickets for 31 runs in 7 overs. The match was out of India's hands. But Virat Kohli gave victory to India by scoring 82 runs. Nawaz was given the task of defending 16 runs in the last over. But he failed in front of Virat Kohli.
Mohammad Nawaz has spoken to Cricbuzz about this bad experience. Nawaz said, “You are making me sad by reminding me of that defeat.” That was a big match. The whole world was watching you. The match was very wonderful. We were trying to play on our strengths. But we were not able to win.
Pakistan lost the won match
Nawaz further said, “Virat Kohli is the best player. Virat Kohli showed in that match why there is no one else like him. After losing 4 wickets in 40 runs, only a batsman like Virat Kohli can give you victory. It is not within the power of any other player to accomplish this feat.
Let us tell you that by batting brilliantly, Virat Kohli had broken Pakistan's dream of achieving second consecutive win against India in the T20 World Cup. However, emerging from India's defeat, Pakistan team was successful in reaching the finals. But he had to face defeat in the final at the hands of England.