Kohli is no 1 batsman in the world says Chris Gayle

Kohli is no 1 batsman in the world says Chris Gayle

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West Indies player Chris Gayle who is known for his explosive batting praised Indian skipper Virat Kohli for his stupendous century against England in the first Test and believed that right now Kohli is the number one batsman in the world.

Known as 'Universe Boss' Chris Gayle who was appointed as the brand ambassador of online poker gaming Adda52 here on Friday addressing mediapersons said, "Virat who played a brilliant innings in the first Test against England was truly a captain’s knock and other teammates can take inspiration from him. This knock of 149 was Virat's first Test century on English soil.

Gayle, who also played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL with Virat, said, "He is currently one of the best batsmen in the world and calling him number one batsman wouldn't be wrong. He is not only a wonderful batsman, but also as a captain, he continues to inspire his players. (UNI)