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Cameron Green Raves About Virat Kohli’s Dedication: “He Gave 110% Every Time”
By CricShots - Jun 5, 2024 7:02 pm
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Australian all-rounder Cameron Green heaped praise on his former Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) teammate Virat Kohli, highlighting Kohli’s unwavering dedication on the field. Green, who impressed in his first season alongside Kohli at RCB, spoke about the Indian star’s all-out effort in every match.

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli 

“It’s always pretty special when you look back at these times playing with Virat,” Cameron Green said, according to The Times of India. “He gave 110% every single time he plays, which is the beauty of him. It’s never towards a batter or anything, it’s just pumping himself up, pumping the team up.”

Cameron Green, who previously spent a season with the Mumbai Indians, joined RCB via trade. While at MI, he played 16 matches, scoring a century and two fifties in IPL 2023. In his first season with RCB, Green played 13 games, amassing 255 runs at an average of 31.88 with a strike rate of 143.26.

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Green is currently part of the Australian T20 World Cup squad, having been on the victorious ODI World Cup team in India last year. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli enjoyed a phenomenal IPL 2024 season, winning the Orange Cap with a staggering 741 runs at an average of 61.75, including a century and five fifties for RCB.

Cameron Green
Virat Kohli and Cameron Green

With the T20 World Cup underway, there’s been debate about Kohli’s position in the batting order. The Indian team management needs to decide between Kohli and youngster Yashasvi Jaiswal to partner skipper Rohit Sharma at the top. While many experts advocate for the Rohit-Kohli opening combination, head coach Rahul Dravid remains tight-lipped.

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“We have got options,” Rahul Dravid told reporters. “We’ve got Rohit and Jaiswal and Virat’s opening in the IPL as well. We’ve picked the team keeping in mind that we did have three options…”

Team India will be commencing their T20 World Cup 2024 campaign against Ireland today at the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York on Wednesday.