World Cup 2019: Bumrah and Kohli hold the key in knockout matches

Ankit Kumar
World Cup
Virat and Bumrah

 Bumrah and Kohli can create the difference in big matches of World Cup

The Indian team has started their campaign of World Cup with a bang. Bumrah bowled brilliantly till now in almost all the matches of the World Cup. Although, 11 players are involved in a game and the result of the match depends upon the performances and execution of plan on the particular match day but Bumrah and Kohli are two players who can change the course of the match.

Bumrah and Kohli
Jasprit Bumrah while delivering a ball

Bumrah has all the machinery to attack batsmen

Jasprit Bumrah and Virat Kohli are one of those breeds who can change the course of the match. Jasprit Bumrah has been performing brilliantly in the last few years with the ball. He can swing the ball, can bounce the ball at more than 140 kmph, can surprise the batsmen with deceptive slower balls and nail the Yorkers in the death.

Jasprit Bumrah who played his first ODI match in India has played 56 matches till now. He has taken 99 wickets at the economy of 4.52 with an average of 22. The number one bowler in ICC ODI Rankings has taken

Bumrah and Kohli
Virat Kohli after playing cover drive.

What could we say about Virat Kohli, his name says it all

What could we say about Virat Kohli, his name says it all. Since the debut for the national team, this player hasn’t looked back. There is no count on how many matches this man has won for the Indian team. He is only second to all-time-great Sachin Tendulkar in terms of number of centuries scored in ODI cricket.

This is almost unbelievable that a 30-year-old has 41 centuries

The captain of the Indian team has played 234 matches and scored massive 11,251 runs with an average of unbelievable 59.53 with 41 hundreds. This is almost unbelievable that a 30-year-old has this much amount of number and records.

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India need A game of Bumrah and Kohli

These two holds the key to India’s success in big matches (Semifinals and finals) of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. If these two play their best game in the upcoming 3 matches (if we reach finals) then India has the utmost possibility of winning the 3rd 50-over World Cup. Such is the standard of Kohli that his 5 consecutive half-centuries don’t look impressive.

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