Virat Kohli shared a video of himself giving last shape to his bat ahead of IPL 2020.© Instagram
Virat Kohli’s love his bats for is a no secret and because the start of Indian Premier League (IPL) approaches, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper has started giving last touches to his preparations, and that includes ensuring that each one his bats are shaped to the most efficient of his liking, even the minutest of details. Taking to Instagram, the Indian skipper shared a video showcasing how much he’s taking care of his bats. In the video, Kohli may also be seen sawing off the top of the care for on one of his bats in order that the balance is perfect. “It is the small details that matter. For me even couple of centimeters are an important for the balance of a bat. I LOVE caring for my bats,” Kohli wrote on Instagram.
After watching the video, Mumbai Indians all-rounder Hardik Pandya couldn’t retain himself from commenting on the post and wrote that “Sending my few bats to you”.
The 13th edition of the IPL will kick-start on September 19 with a match between defending Mumbai Indians and final year’s runners-up Chennai Super Kings led by MS Dhoni.
After a disappointing crusade final year where they finished final in the points table, Kohli believes they have got managed to put together the most balanced squad since the 2016 season where they had reached the last and missing out to SunRisers Hyderabad, co-incidentally against whom they are going to be starting this year’s crusade in Dubai on September 21.
“To be sincere, that 2016 season – which we all loved to be part of and was once this kind of memorable season – since then, to be sincere, this is the most balanced I have felt approximately the squad and as a system, where we are heading,” Kohli said in a video posted RCB’s Twitter care for.
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