Kohli praises Dhoni’s ‘classic’ batting

Kohli praises Dhoni’s ‘classic’ batting

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Adelaide, Jan 15: Skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday praised the way his predecessor MS Dhoni played in the second ODI against Australia in Adelaide, calling it a "MS was classic".

'Tonight was an MS classic," Kohli said at the post-match presentation.

"Only he knows what’s going through his mind. He calculates the game so well. He backs himself to hit those big hits'

Dhoni scored an unbeaten half-century in the match that saw India beat Australia by six wickets in Adelaide on Monday.

Both Kohli and Dhoni shared an 82-run stand for the fourth-wicket.

With this win, India levelled the ODI series 1-1, having lost the opening match in Sydney by 34 runs.

The decider of the series will be played in Melbourne on Friday. (UNI)