#TeamIndia and Australia pay homage to the martyrs of Pulawama Terror Attack earlier than the beginning of play as we speak at Vizag.
— BCCI (@BCCI) February 24, 2019
Talking in regards to the match between India and Pakistan within the upcoming ICC World Cup, Kohli mentioned: “We stand by what the nation wants to do and what the BCCI decides to do.”
Following the Pulwama assault, many followers and cricketers have demanded that India ought to boycott Pakistan within the World Cup, which begins on May 30 in England and Wales.
On Sunday, India have been requested to bat in Visakhapatnam as Australia skipper Aaron Finch gained the toss and elected to area.
“It looks like a really nice wicket and I don’t think it is going to change much,” Finch mentioned on the toss.
Kohli returned to motion after a quick break to guide the Indian group. Even although the Indian skipper needed extra ODIs instead of the T20I matches, he mentioned that his group wish to deal with these T20I video games as an extended preparation for the World Cup.
“Probably, a couple of more ODIs would have been more beneficial for both the teams not just us. It would have been more ideal and logical,” Kohli mentioned.
“But look we have to utilise what’s in front of us as best as possible. And as I said we’re going to look to get into the right kind of frame of mind as a team,” he added.
The core group for the World Cup is about however Kohli did not rule out an distinctive performer getting a glance in.