Unseen Heartbreak: Virat Kohli’s Emotional Gesture In Sad Video from 2023 ODI World Cup Final
By CricShots - Jan 2, 2024 2:36 pm
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The 2023 ODI World Cup journey for the Indian men’s cricket team, led by Rohit Sharma, ended with a bittersweet note as they reached the final only to face defeat. Despite their impressive run throughout the tournament, the ultimate loss left players and fans heartbroken.

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli was sad after the World Cup 2023 final loss

A recently surfaced unseen video from the final match has gone viral on social media, offering a glimpse into the raw emotions of the Indian players, notably featuring a poignant moment with Virat Kohli. In the clip, Kohli is seen dislodging the bails with his cap in frustration as Australian players celebrate their title win. This heart-wrenching moment occurred just before Kohli approached his teammates for the customary post-match handshake.

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The video vividly captures Kohli’s feelings, emphasizing the disappointment of the Indian batting icon who exhibited top-notch form throughout the campaign but fell short of clinching the coveted title.

Fans flooded the comment section of the post, reminiscing about the summit clash and expressing sentiments that the Rohit Sharma-led side deserved the World Cup.





Kohli’s batting prowess was a highlight of the 2023 ODI World Cup. He featured in all 11 games for India, finishing as the tournament’s top run-scorer and earning the player-of-the-tournament title. His remarkable contribution included a total of 765 runs, featuring three centuries and six half-centuries.

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Currently, Virat Kohli is in South Africa for a two-match Test series, marking his first assignment after the ODI World Cup. In the opening Test, where South Africa secured a dominant victory by an innings and 32 runs, Kohli showcased his resilience by scoring a gritty 82 during India’s second innings. While most Indian batters struggled against the Proteas’ pace attack, Kohli’s performance stood out as a testament to his enduring batting prowess.