Aftab Shivdasani applauds as Virat takes a stand for his team

During an interview when reporters had asked Virat about Rohit’s place in the team he takes a stand for them

During an interview after the match. Cricketer Virat Kohli was asked a question on Rohit Sharma at a press conference after Sunday’s India vs Pakistan match at the ongoing T20 World Cup 2021.

Virat laughed it off, as a journalist asked him, if he should have considered Ishan Kishan playing ahead of Rohit Sharma who got out for a duck on the very first ball he faced.


On this Virat replied, “That’s a very brave question. What do you think, sir? I played the team that I thought was the best. What is your opinion? Will you drop Rohit Sharma from T20 Internationals? You know what he did in the last game that we played?”

Further, Virat laughed and added, “Unbelievable! Sir, if you want controversy, please tell me before, so I can answer accordingly.”

On this reply Aftab Shivdasani applauded. He Virat’s video and wrote on Twitter, “Respect. That’s how leaders should conduct themselves. @imVkohli.”

Pakistan had won the match by 10 wickets on Sunday registering their first-ever victory against India in a World Cup tournament.

Aftab had also came out in support of Mohammad Shami who have been receiving trolling and online abuse right after India’s loss against Pakistan.

Retweeting a tweet by commentator Harsha Bhogle, which said that fans abusing Shami should stop watching cricket, Aftab wrote, “I second that. Shami has always given 100% for India and doesn’t deserve this. #IStandWithShami.”