Ponting prediction for Virat Kohli World Cup journey


Nov 07 2023

Virat Kohli's century against South Africa marked his second in the tournament and fourth overall in 50-over World Cups, equaling Sachin Tendulkar's record.

Kohli Equals ODI 100 Record:

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Ricky Ponting anticipates Kohli playing more freely after equaling Tendulkar's record, expecting significant performances in the upcoming World Cup matches.

Ponting's Prediction

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Ponting emphasizes the significance of Kohli's achievement, noting it happened at an ideal moment in the tournament, just before the semi-finals, making it a great day for India.

Perfect Timing

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Ponting praises Kohli as the best batter of all time, highlighting his remarkable batting record, including 49 ODI centuries, with a comparison to Sachin Tendulkar's achievements.

Kohli Exceptional Batting

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India's substantial impact on their victories is credited to the batsmen and bowlers. Ponting highlights the team's ability to restrict opposition, evident in South Africa's 83-run chase.

Resounding Victories

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India's unbeaten run in the World Cup is attributed to Kohli's exceptional leadership, the team's batting prowess, and the dominant performance of their bowlers against strong opponents.

India's Unbeaten Streak

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