Virat Kohli got here out in Kamlesh Nagarkoti‘s defence after the younger pacer was given a tough time by the Indian crowd current on the Uptonsteel Cricket Floor for the continued tour recreation between India and Leicestershire. On Day 2, a fan was constantly asking Nagarkoti to click on an image with him, whereas the participant was out within the center as an alternative fielder. Kohli, nonetheless, was not proud of the behaviour of the fan, and was fast to confront him.
The video has since gone viral on social media.
Virat Instructing a lesson to a man in crowd who was making enjoyable of Kamlesh Nagarkoti who was standing close to the Boundary line whereas fielding within the practise match
‘aRrOgAnT’ uno @imVkohli pic.twitter.com/1urDq3jRyq
— Priyanshu Bhattacharya (@im_Priyanshu_B7) June 25, 2022
“Kabse bula rha hoon, picture he nahi khicha raha. Mai meri job choddh ke yaha aaya hu. Kam se kam picture to khichwana chahie. Nagarkoti ko bula raha hoon (Translation: “I have been constantly asking for a photograph. I got here right here after taking the time off from my workplace. So, I have been calling Nagarkoti to click on a photograph with me a minimum of)” the fan may be heard as saying in hindi after Kohli confronted him.
“Match khelne aaya hai ya picture khichwane aaya hai (Translation: He’s right here to play the match, and to not click on images),” Kohli replied from the pavillion.
Staff India, on Day 2, took an 82-run lead over Leicestershire heading into Day 3.
India had initially posted a complete of 246 for eight declared, thanks largely to KS Bharat’s unbeaten knock of 70.
For Leicestershire, Roman Walker took a five-wicket haul whereas Will Davis additionally picked a pair.
In reply, Rishabh Pant starred with the bat for Leicestershire, smashing a superb 76. Walker (34) and Rishi Patel (34) additionally performed useful knocks to take Leicestershire to a complete of 244.
After taking a slim lead of two runs, India had been 80 for one, earlier than stumps had been referred to as on Day 2.
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