Former Australia quick bowler Brett Lee stated that present India captain Virat Kohli can surpass Sachin Tendulkar’s huge cricketing feat. Tendulkar scored 49 ODI tons and 51 Test a whole bunch, and to this present day, is the one participant to have scored 100 worldwide a whole bunch. Kohli has scored 44 ODI a whole bunch and 27 Test tons to this point in his profession, and is simply 29 centuries away from equalling Tendulkar’s feat.
Speaking on Star Sports’ Cricket Connected present, Lee stated: “We are talking about phenomenal numbers here, so you mentioned seven to eight years of cricket and at the rate he (Virat Kohli ) is going, yes, he can definitely knock it off,” he stated.
Lee additional went on to checklist three components which can assist Kohli in attaining this feat. “It comes down to three things, there is one thing I would like to eliminate – so, you talk about talent as a batsman, he’s definitely got that talent, eliminate that first and foremost. Then fitness – Virat Kohli has got that fitness, so for me it is all about fitness at the age of 30 and also that mental strength, the mental capacity to get through those hard times , being away from home, from his wife, or when they will have children,” he stated.
“He will do it easily with his talent, it comes down to his mental strength and if he stays fit enough and I believe he has got all those three components to go past Sachin,” the previous quick bowler added.
But Lee added that it nonetheless will not be simple to break Sachin’s huge record. “But, how can you say someone can go past Sachin tendulkar- this is God here, can someone go better than God, we will wait and see,” he stated.