Shastri is with the Test team for the five Tests against England, while Rahul Dravid is at the helm in the white-ball tour to Sri Lanka. Shastri's contract ends after the T20 World Cup in October-November.
Kohli-led India reached England on Thursday and headed into a three-day quarantine in Southampton, the venue for the eagerly-awaited match from June 18
Speaking on his YouTube channel, the former Pakistan great said, “When I first saw him, I remember we were playing in Canada. Someone told me that this new boy plays well. So I thought of having a look at him.
Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s daughter Ziva is already very popular in social media. Sakshi Dhoni keeps posting Ziva’s pictures and videos.
Before boarding his flight back home, the star batsman met his teammates and encouraged them to give their all in the remainder of the series
Speaking on who is the best cricketer between the two, South African cricketer Faf du Plessis, who is in Pakistan participating in the Pakistan Super League, said, I do see similarity between Kohli and Babar.
Kohli, who will miss the rest of the three Tests, will return home as his wife Anushka Sharma is expecting the birth of their first child in early January.
"There was a moment where Suryakumar played a shot towards Kohli and then two had a stare-off where the former asserted once again that he doesn’t fear anything or anyone.”
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