Yesterday, India cricket team captain Virat Kohli attended the Pro kabaddi league in Mumbai. He sings National anthem before the start of the match. When asked who will be your seven-player form Indian cricket team for kabaddi. Virat said that MS Dhoni, Jadeja and Umesh Yadav is the good player for kabaddi.
“It requires a lot of strength and athleticism. So I would say, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja and Umesh Yadav. Umesh is really strong. Rishabh Pant as well. I would say Bumrah because he can really work on a toe-touch. One more… I am not even going to include myself because these guys are stronger and more athletic. The last one would be KL Rahul. That’s my seven,” Virat Kohli said while speaking to broadcaster Star Sports.
Virat Kohli also picks his best kabaddi player among the kabaddi Players
“Rahul Chaudhari and Ajay Thakur. They have a great camaraderie. So I think those two would be a direct copy of me and Mahi (Dhoni),” Kohli added.
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“I have always been impressed with Rahul Chaudhari the most. I think he’s got the personality and the game and the belief to be a top player. He has shown consistency over the years. Rahul is my favourite.”
Which of his teammates make it to the skipper's kabaddi 7? 🤔
As tough on the mat as he is on the pitch – @imVkohli is a true Pangebaaz as he shows here in this rapid-fire Q&A!
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) July 27, 2019
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) July 28, 2019
“Seeing how players from all over the globe come to India to be a part of the PKL shows that the level of the sport has been escalated exponentially. The reason kabaddi has become a world recognised sport is due to the fitness and determination of Indian kabaddi players,” Virat Kohli added.
India will tour west indies at the start of the next month and Virat Kohli will lead the team in all three formats. India will play three T20is, three Odis and two tests against Windies in the West Indies and the USA. The Tour will begin from August 03 with the T20I series.