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World Cup: Handling pressure the most important thing, says Virat Kohli


NEW DELHI: Team India skipper Virat Kohli and head trainer Ravi Shastri on Tuesday addressed the media forward of their flight to England for the approaching 50-over World Cup. In the click convention, Kohli replied questions about quite a lot of topics, ranging from Kedar Jadhav's damage to a droop in Kuldeep Yadav’s shape within the recently-concluded Indian Premier League.


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Speaking about cricket’s greatest extravaganza, Virat mentioned that the Indian crew is absolutely ready for the problem and center of attention will be the key for players within the tournament.

"I think the only expectation at the World Cup we have, is to play really good cricket. That's been our focus, and that's how the results have followed for us," Kohli mentioned.


"Handling pressure is the most important thing in the World Cup and not necessarily the conditions. All our bowlers are fresh, no one looks fatigued", Virat added.


Kuldeep Yadav had a droop in shape within the IPL currently and was once additionally dropped from the taking part in XI via the Kolkata Knight Riders.


Discussing the chinaman's run in IPL 2019, Kohli mentioned that it was once good that the dip in shape got here ahead of the World Cup, which supplies Kuldeep time to work on his shortcomings.


"Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal are two important pillars of our bowling unit," Virat mentioned.


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