Allan Donald remembered Kohli’s prophetic promise 7 years ago
The manner of victory of India over England at Lords has made many former cricketing greats sit up and take notice. The manner in which the Indian pace bowling quartlet hunted. Like hungry wolves on the prowl was absolutely riveting to watch. They were relentless and ruthless against a fragile English batting lineup. Finally decimated them within 51 overs by 151 runs.
Something that will please the ” white lightning ” — the South African fast bowling legend Allan Donald. Who with his excessive dose of Zinc Oxide smitten below his eyes used to be a terror against the finest batting lineups during his heydays.
The great Allan Donald revealed an interaction between him. Virat Kohli in 2015 when Donald was the bowling coach of RCB. Allan Donald remembered Kohli’s prophetic promise 7 years ago.
Donald said that Kohli in 2014 had an interaction which him and told him. That India is going to be the number one team in the future and the fittest team. He said Kohli wanted India to be the greatest team on the planet. Which will know how to win test matches overseas and which will need a great bowling attack to do so.
It goes without saying that Kohli has really lived up to his promise. By been the driving force of this Indian team making it the fittest in Indian history. One of the best in the modern era. He has also become the greatest Asian test captain in terms of most test wins and is only behind Greame Smith, Steve Waugh and Ricky Ponting with maximum test match wins after surpassing Clive Lloyd .