KOHLI ERA AS CAPTAIN ENDS, WHAT NEXT FOR INDIA?
The Morning Standard|January 17, 2022
IN the end, there are no ICC titles to show for captain Virat Kohli. They are not the yardsticks to measure a good captain. And even if he did, for a major part of his captaincy tenure, Kohli never came across as an astute captain.
VENKATA KRISHNA B

Yet, he walks away as the most successful Indian Test captain, and with a rich legacy that will be hard to match for his successors.

Great captains are not just judged on the team’s on-field performances. It transcends beyond that. The last seven years has seen Indian cricket move only forward, taking gigantic strides in terms of redefining fitness culture, forever searching for victory even at the cost of losing, taking bold decisions in team selections, developing a core of fast bowlers who will keep Indian cricket healthy for the next five years, making conditions irrelevant, picking five bowlers because it gives more chances to win a Test.

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