‘Virat Kohli owns white-ball cricket’ – Tom Moody picks the Indian skipper from the current Fab-4
Virat Kohli is currently the number one-ranked batsmen in ODIs.
Published - Mar 20, 2020 3:06 pm | Updated - Mar 20, 2020 3:08 pm
In international cricket, there has been a long debate going on which batsman is the best in the world between Kane Williamson, Virat Kohli, Steve Smith and Joe Root. These four are the players that have taken the world cricket with a storm on the back of their brilliant batting forte. Everyone has their own favourite in different conditions.
The aforementioned players are the part of Fab-4 that consists of four best batsmen in international cricket. There is no doubt over the fact that these players are no less than a nightmare for the bowlers across the globe on their good days. Virat Kohli has emerged as the run-machine for Team India, Kane Williamson is the backbone of New Zealand batting line-up, Steve Smith is a consistent performer for Australia and Joe Root is also quite magnificent with the bat for England.
All the four batsmen are quite different from each other based on their batting techniques but still, they have managed to reap out success for their teams across all the formats. The batting conditions never bother them as they come out with their willow with an intent to make their side win the contest. Moreover, they have proved their worth and earned this reputation due to their consistent contribution with the bat.
Tom Moody heaps praise on Virat Kohli
Recently, an Indian fan took to his Twitter handle and questioned Tom Moody on which player is the best between Virat Kohli, Steve Smith, Joe Root and Kane Williamson. His post read, “@TomMoodyCricket which of this batsman in the best of the current generation Kohli, Smith, Root or Williamson?.”
As soon as this post came under the radar of Tom Moody, he came out with a pleasant reply to the fan. He said that all the aforementioned players are really good in their own way. But Virat Kohli is the best in white-ball cricket. Tom Moody took to his official Twitter handle and wrote, “All brilliant players in their own right Shivam, but in saying that @imVkohli owns white-ball cricket!.”
So far Virat Kohli has amassed 11,867 runs in 248 ODIs with the help of 43 tons and 58 half-centuries while playing for Team India. The right-hander is also the number one batsmen in the latest ICC rankings.
Here is the tweet:
@TomMoodyCricket which of these batsman in the best of the current generation Kohli, Smith, Root or Williamson?
— Shivam Jaiswal 🇮🇳 (@shivamj1998) March 20, 2020
Here is the reply from Tom Moody:
All brilliant players in their own right Shivam, but in saying that @imVkohli owns white ball cricket!
— Tom Moody (@TomMoodyCricket) March 20, 2020