Brian Lara said, "Sachin is the greatest, Virat can not be compared to me."
Lara asked for Bumrah – I do not want to face them, change the strike
Sports desk Former West Indies captain Brian Lara praised Team India captain Virat Kohli six days before the start of the World Cup. He called Kohli a machine. Lara said, "Indian captains are not human, they are machines, they are different players from the 80s and 90s, then fitness was not so important, but now it has become the most important thing, Kohli is such a cricketer, They spend in the gym, making them run like machines. "
'Kohli is ideal for new cricketers'
Lara said, "They go to the crease and always make runs." Sachin Tendulkar is the greatest player for me, he has left behind a great legacy, both of which can not be compared, but different talent in Kohli They are ideal for new cricketers. "
This is Kohli's third World Cup. He was a member of the 2011 World Cup winning team, but at that time Mahendra Singh Dhoni was the captain. Kohli was a key member of the 2015 World Cup. The Indian team lost in the semi-finals. This is his first World Cup as captain.
Lara also praised Kohli along with fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah. He said, "They are excellent bowlers, their action is also very different." The batsmen have to keep their eyes on them. " He laughed, "If I had, I do not want to face it and change the strike."
Former captain of the West Indies said, "It is important to put pressure on Bumrah, it can happen only by rotating a strike. They are probably the best bowler in India." Lara has faced bowlers such as Allan Donald, Glenn McGrath and Wasim Akram in his career. He believes that for any team, it would be necessary to stop the Indian bowlers from reaching the target in the tournament.