T20 World Cup 2024: Misbah-ul-Haq Explains Why Virat Kohli Always Shines Against Pakistan - Latest Global News

T20 World Cup 2024: Misbah-ul-Haq Explains Why Virat Kohli Always Shines Against Pakistan

Indian superstar Virat Kohlione of the most prolific batsmen in cricket, has always delivered exceptional performances against him Pakistan, particularly in high-stakes games such as those in the T20 World Cup. His ability to thrive under pressure and lead his team to victory has made him a formidable opponent for Pakistan.

Now in advance T20 World Cup 2024former Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has highlighted the factors that contributed to Kohli’s remarkable success against their arch-rivals and provided insights into the mindset and techniques that set him apart on the field.

Misbah-ul-Haq decodes Virat Kohli’s success factors against Pakistan

Misbah believes Kohli has a significant psychological advantage over Pakistan players. He praised Kohli’s consistent dominance over the Men in Green and stressed the need for it Babar AzamThe team needs to pay attention to its abilities. Notably, India and Pakistan will meet in a thrilling clash at the T20 World Cup in New York on June 9.

Misbah also pointed out the impact of past performances on a player’s mindset and pointed out that India have triumphed against Pakistan in 6 out of 7 T20 World Cup matches, which could have an impact on the upcoming match.

“Players have muscle memory and it is in their head when they play against an opponent they are performing well against. Their influence always remains strong in these games and also affects the opponent. Virat Kohli has this advantage because in the first few games against other teams and against Pakistan, he damaged the team with crucial innings.” Misbah said, as quoted by India Today.

At their last meeting T20 World Cup 2022Kohli delivered one of his best performances after scoring an unbeaten 82 off 53 balls to lead India to a dramatic victory at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

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Misbah reflects on Pakistan’s chances of defeating India

Misbah also stressed that Pakistan’s chances of success in New York depend on Kohli being dismissed early in the game. He remembered that Champions Trophy 2017 finally, where Mohammad Amir managed to dismiss Kohli for just 5 runs and later Pakistan won the game.

“He’s that kind of player, the bigger the chance, instead of applying pressure, he draws motivation from it. “He’s a top-class cricketer and has the ability to take on any opponent. There is only one way, which is the way he was originally released in the Champions Trophy: Pakistan or some other team has to get him out.” Misbah said.

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