New Delhi, August 24
Former all-rounder Irfan Pathan believes present Team India skipper Virat Kohli has the flexibility and the health to interrupt Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar’s report of 100 worldwide centuries.
“I am sure 100 hundreds, he (Kohli) might not be talking about it but you know if anyone could achieve that feat after Sachin Tendulkar, he is the one,” mentioned Pathan talking on Star Sports present Cricket Connected present whereas speaking concerning the information Kohli can be considering of breaking within the subsequent few years.
“He has achieved so much in such a little time and I hope if anyone breaks the records of 100 hundreds, he has to be an Indian and Virat has the ability and fitness, which is the most important thing to be able to achieve that feat,” he added.
Kohli, 31, has thus far hit 70 worldwide a whole bunch (43 in 248 ODIs and 27 in 86 Tests). Tendulkar, who retired from worldwide cricket in 2013, had scored 51 Test centuries and 49 ODI a whole bunch.
“I think he (Kohli) is 30 short of that 100 hundreds, I think he will be able to achieve it before he retires and I hope so and that’s the target he will have in his mind,” Pathan mentioned.
India’s subsequent worldwide task is the tour to Australia in direction of the tip of the 12 months the place the 2 groups are slated to contest in three ODIs, 4 Test matches and three T20Is. — IANS