‘World Cup semifinal loss to New Zealand still haunts us’: KL Rahul
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Updated: April 25, 2020 10:28:04 pm


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KL Rahul stated the heartbreaking World Cup semifinal loss to New Zealand, after a near-perfect present within the group phases, “continues to haunt” him and his teammates.

In a chat present ‘The Mind Behind’, Rahul stated if he was given an opportunity to change the results of anybody match previously, it might be the 2019 World Cup semifinal.

“It has to be the World Cup semifinal. I think most of us are still not over that loss, it is still haunts us sometimes,” he stated.

“I can’t imagine what the senior players must have felt but you know in a World Cup it just becomes even harder knowing that we played so well in the entire tournament. I still wake up to that nightmare sometimes.”

India have been maybe probably the most dominant aspect within the group stage of the match, successful every of their matches besides the one towards hosts England.

The Virat Kohli-led aspect was the favorite going into the semifinal towards eventual runner-up New Zealand however misplaced the competition by 18 runs.

Just like different Indian cricketers, Rahul too is at present having fun with a uncommon break from the sport due to the COVID-19 pandemic-forced lockdown.

“Let me talk about myself. I’ve just been sitting and doing some homework. I’ve been watching some videos from the past and taking notes of the things I was doing right and where I could improve,” he signed off.

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