That’s the spirit! Our favorite Indian Cricket captain Virat Kohli revealed that he always wanted to be the best in the World.
He is so confident that he always knew that he is a consistent performer in all three formats of the game to realize his dream.
Recently Virat Kohli won Polly Umrigar award for the BCCI’s International Cricket of the year at the annual award of Cricket Board’s.
During the award ceremony he said that he always wanted to be one of the top players in the World.
He said “I always wanted to be one of the top players in the world for sure. So I understood what it would take for me to maintain my form in all three formats. It is very important in transition phase to be available in all three formats and take the country forward.”
He is a true believer of his abilities although there were many people who doubted him.
He further said “All along in my career, there were many people who had doubted the way I have gone about my game. Even now there are doubters and haters all around, but one thing is for sure that I have always believed in myself. “I always believed in my heart that if I work 120 per cent every day in my life I am answerable to no one.”
With this award Virat has become the first Indian to receive the Polly Umrigar award for the third time.
Virat generously praised his teammates for their support and contribution in helping India reach the pinnacle of Test cricket.
His last twelve months have been a breakthrough year in his career.
He said “It is been quite unbelievable in the last 10 to 12 months. As cricketers you always have a breakthrough year for everyone. Starting late 2015 to the end of 2016, probably I could term is as the breakthrough year in my career. All the hard work, all the training on a daily basis, all the sacrifices, came together nicely. It could not have been possible without the help of the teammate’s throughout.” At times you don’t do well but when the champion players in your side step up and everyone deliver what when you start producing results. That is why we are the top side in the world at the moment, and it is testimony to the kind of talent we have in the team and how players have stepped up on occasions which helped the team pull through different situations. I thank my teammates for their support, trust and effort.”