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The 28 year old Indian captain preferred to accentuate on the positive takeaways for his team from the England series.
India won their series convincingly against England, India played three high voltage One Day games against them, in this series in each game scored goes beyond 300 plus, Indian takes many positive things from this Crucial series but the main problem team India faced that the poor form of their openers.
The three Indian opening batsman KL Rahul,Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, scored only 37 runs while Ajinkya Rahane only played the last match of the ODI series and there he only scored one run against England.
In the post match Conference Kholi told that: “The areas of concerns will be addressed,”
“Previously we did not have opening problem, but it was the middle order which is now sorted. We have good openers too and it’s not that we have to find openers. It’s just a matter of time before they come back to form and we need to give them that chance,”
In this series Indian fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who played the last two matches for team India has played a brilliant game against England in both the matches.
The Indian skipper Virat Kohli wants to accentuate on the positive things that they have seen throughout the series.
Kohli added: “Lot of positives for us as a team. Even Bhuvi (Bhuvneshwar Kumar) with the ball in the second game. Even today the partnership was outstanding. These guys showed character and stuck at it under pressure. That for me is a standout, the way the relatively young guys have performed and the way Yuvi and MS played,”
The Indian wicket -keeper MS Dhoni is no longer the Captain of team India and so he does not dive the stumps as a souvenir, and the organizers are not too keen either on let off them takes the stumps.
In this series in the second ODI match the former Indian captain MS Dhoni handed a match ball to the Current Indian captain Virat Kohli as a memento signed by him.
Kohli voiced: “MS gave me the match ball in the second game. The stumps are too expensive nowadays and they don’t allow us to take them home (smiles). He gave me the ball and told me that it was my first series win as captain and it is memorable. It was a special moment for me and I got the ball signed from him as well,”
In this Thursday both the teams will play their first T20 game at Kanpur.