India’s run-machine Virat Kohli finally got the monkey off his back as he ended century drought in a super four match against Afghanistan at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Thursday, September 08 2022.
Ex-Indian skipper single-handedly took the game away from the Afghanistan team and led his team to convincingly win by a huge margin of 101 runs.
Finally, finally – Virat Kohli’s luck went his way and he roared after 1020 days long wait.
It was the second ball of the 19th over, King Kohli hammered the short ball into the stands with a powerful pull shot.
Virat did not allow to settle any Afghan bowler till the last ball of the first innings, smashed 122* off just 61 balls with the help of eighteen boundaries ( 4sx12 6sx6).
Watch India vs Afghanistan Asia Cup 2022 Highlights:
INDIA 212/2 (20) AFGHANISTAN 111/8 (20)
India won by 101 runs
POTM: Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli 122* (61) 4sx12 6sx6
KL Rahul 62 (41) 4sx6 6sx2
Bhuvneshwar Kumar (4-1-4-5)
Ibrahim Zadran 64 (59) 4sx4 6sx2
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