Kohli versus Dhoni: Two captains with different approaches
Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni are true gems of Indian cricket. Two captains are special in their own way. Well, today Virat Kohli and his boys has won fourth test match against England, Kohli defined it as sweetest win ever. Both MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli are undoubtedly India’s great captains. They both have struggled hard to reach this position. However, there are some differences in their captaincy and their way of approach to everything. Its Kohli versus Dhoni so whom will you choose?
Here, are five key differences between Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni captaincy:
1. Dhoni is like that one cool teacher who leaves you in your own way, still extracts the best from you. But Kohli is like that one aggressive teacher who makes you do things with absolute passion. Dhoni is well famous from his cool captaincy and on the other hand, Virat Kohli is famous for his aggressive nature.
2. When Dhoni retained bowlers like Ashwin, Jadeja etc, he was criticized for not using the other players. He faced a lot of criticism for his step but Kohli is now enjoying the fruits from the same people who MS Dhoni suffered hard to retain. Kohli knows how to take out best from the people.
3. To Dhoni, winning is important. But winning something important is more important. However to Kohli, winning every game is important. Kohli love to win each and every match.
4. Dhoni, the captain has the privilege of Kohli, the batsman in his team. Dhoni enjoyed the benefit of Kohli in his team .But Kohli the captain never had MS Dhoni, the keeper-batsman in his team. Dhoni has not played any game under batsman Virat Kohli.
5. Dhoni is a captain India deserves. But not it needs right now. For now, it needs Kohli…Virat Kohli. Both the captains are special in their own way.
It’s absolutely wrong to draw a comparison between the two gems. Here, we are not comparing between the two Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni. We just come up with the difference between the two. Dhoni and Virat both are excellent players and we hope India wins each and every match.