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HomeNewsWatch: 'Shot of the century' goes viral as fans rally behind Kohli

Watch: ‘Shot of the century’ goes viral as fans rally behind Kohli

NEW DELHI: Amid swirling speculation regarding the inclusion of

Indian cricket


Virat Kohli

in the upcoming

T20 World Cup

squad, fans of the cricketing icon have rallied behind him, reminiscing about his memorable performance in the previous T20 extravaganza in Australia.
Support for Kohli flooded social media platforms as fans shared videos of his iconic shot against Pakistan’s Haris Rauf during the T20 World Cup.

The momentous six, hailed as the ‘

shot of the century

,’ captivated cricket enthusiasts worldwide, serving as a testament to Kohli’s unparalleled skill and nerve in high-pressure situations.

Former Pakistan cricketers

Danish Kaneria


Mohammad Irfan

voiced their support for Kohli’s inclusion in the Indian squad, echoing the sentiments of countless fans who believe in the batter’s prowess on the cricket field.
Additionally, England legend

Stuart Broad

took to social media to question the authenticity of the news surrounding Kohli’s potential exclusion.

The memorable encounter between Kohli and Rauf occurred on October 23, 2022, during a high-stakes match at the T20 World Cup in Melbourne. With India facing a challenging chase against Pakistan, Kohli’s steely resolve and masterful stroke play came to the fore as he smashed Rauf for two crucial sixes, igniting a roar of approval from the packed crowd at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

The electrifying display of skill and composure by Kohli during that pivotal moment serves as a reminder of his ability to thrive under pressure and deliver when it matters most.
As fans eagerly await the final squad announcement for the T20 World Cup, their unwavering support for Kohli remains steadfast, underscoring his status as a cricketing icon and a source of inspiration for millions around the globe.