ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Kohli reveals India’s strategy before must win match against Proteas
India skipper Virat Kohli has called on his team to remain calm and composed and not to get succumbed to the big match pressure in what will be a virtual quarter-final against South Africa in the ongoing Champions Trophy to be played at the Oval on Sunday.
Sri Lanka batted superbly in their last match against India to earn a comprehensive seven-wicket win over the defending champions and levelled the group out ahead of Sunday’s game.
“It’s a very important game for us. It has a lot to offer to both the teams. Both the teams will play with 120 % commitment and with full passion,” said Kohli while addressing a press conference on the eve of the match. “I think you need to have a good balance, being passionate and competitive about the game but at the same time, not getting over excited, treat the game as normal as you can. I think the team that treats the game as normal as they can is the team that’s in a better position to get the right result.”
“Lot of times, teams come and they want to do something special and end up messing the game in important situations. The team that …read more