Mumbai: Virat Kohli says that just an hour and a half ago, I was told to resign from the ODI captaincy.
Former India captain Virat Kohli says that just an hour and a half before the announcement of the Test squad from South Africa, I was informed of my resignation from the ODI captaincy. I did not contact the board for leave. Available for
It may be recalled that a day earlier it was reported that Kohli wanted to rest in January due to which he will not be able to play ODI series against South Africa.
“When I announced before the World Cup that I would be leaving the T20 captaincy after the mega event, the top board officials welcomed the decision. I was never stopped from doing so,” Kohli said.
Kohli was referring to a statement by BCCI President Sarugangoli that he had barred Kohli from leaving the T20 leadership.