Virat and company will begin their ICC Champions Trophy 2017 campaign versus Pakistan on Sunday. The Indian team are defending the trophy that they won in 2013 edition under Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
The former captain has been known for his hard-hitting abilities with the bat and lightning fast reflexes behind the stumps. The Rising Pune Supergiant batsman has also been seen bowling at few seasons. On this instance, the former captain was spotted throwing the ball with side-arm during India’s practice session.
The Men In Blue are presently placed in Group B alongside Sri Lanka, South Africa and Pakistan and will face arch rivals on Sunday to begin their quest. The Virat Kohli -led Indian side grabbed an emphatic victories in the two warm-up games that they played. They crushed New Zealand by 45 runs(D/L Method) while thrashed Bangladesh by 240 runs.
Virat Kohli is leading India in the ICC Champions Trophy for the first time after taking the captaincy dynasty from Dhoni earlier this year. The veteran has tasted a lot of triumph after taking up the job as full-time skipper and he would now be looking to take the momentum forward in this championship as well.