Today is King Kohli’s 32nd birthday & wishes pours in for the legendary batsman straight from the rival camp. Yes you heard it right! SRH’s star player Wriddhiman Saha took to twitter to wish the rival camp captain Virat Kohli on his birthday. SRH will face RCB in the Eliminator match of the IPL 2020.
The RCB captain turned 32 on Thursday & is currently preparing for their Eliminator match against SRH. Both the teams will face each other at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Saha took to Twitter with a photo of the duo in India’s Test colors & wrote, “Happy Birthday @imVkohli ! To all the amazing times we’ve had together this year, & here’s too many more! Wishing you a wonderful birthday..lots of love and good-wishes!”
In the UAE, Kohli has been in form for RCB scoring 460 runs in 14 games of the IPL at a strike rate of 122.01. He has also hit three fifties. His boundary count consists of 23 fours & 11 sixes & he is on the fifth spot in the race for Orange Cap. Saha get to show his talent with the bat for SRH in the second half of the season & has played in four matches. He has scored 214 runs at a strike rate of 139.86. He has also hit two half centuries comprising of 24 fours & five sixes.
RCB finished on fourth position in the IPL league phase with 14 points scored from 14 matches. They have won seven matches with seven losses. However SRH’s hard work paid off when they made it to the playoffs by winning the last game of the league phase against Mumbai Indians which placed them on third spot on the Points table ahead of RCB due to a better Net Run Rate. Delhi capitals will face Mumbai Indians in the first Qualifier match on Thursday.