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Latest Cricket News – Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli said that his team lagged behind chasing runs on a flat pitch. England beat India by 31 runs on Sunday in the ongoing Cricket World Cup. Responding to the taste of India’s first defeat in this tournament, Kohli said that the wicket was flat. We had to speed up the pace, but they (England) bowled superbly.
England have joined in this race to reach the semi-finals. Kohli said that if we were to bat properly and did not get out on time, the result could have been different. We had a better chance of winning We continued to lose our wickets and did not help in pursuing big scores.
In a question asked about Dhoni’s batting, the captain said that he feels that Dhoni was trying his best to cross the boundary, but it could not happen. Kohli said that the ball was stopping, so it was difficult to bat at the end. We will assess and improve the next match. He said that we have to admit that the opposition team played far better.