WITH both hands on his hips, followed by a deep breath, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli took the first post-match question on Monday. The disappointment, after their exit from IPL 2021, was, writ large on his face and rightly so. He has multiple records as an IPL batsman, but as a captain... zero titles. And the 2021 edition was the last chance for the 32-year-old to break the title duck under his captaincy but a four-wicket loss to Kolkata Knight Riders in Sharjah quashed his dreams.
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