Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis said Indian skipper Virat Kohli will be “very motivated” for a truncated Down Under tour as the drummer is always ready to give his “110 percent” in every game he plays. Kohli will return after the first test in Adelaide after BCCI grants him paternity leave. India and Australia will first see the horns against each other in the ODIs and T20Is, and then both teams will turn their attention to the longer format in the game. “Don’t worry about Virat, he’s ready for every game he plays. Yeah, there might be more motivation, but I don’t think there is more motivation than 110%. So let’s see. I’m sure he is. will. be ready to go. He is coming home for the birth of his child, which is the right decision in my opinion. So I’m sure he will be very motivated, “Stoinis said quoting The Bharat Express News.
According to the versatile, the hosts are all defined with their strategies to face the Indian team.
“We definitely have our strategies, we’ve had things that have worked in the past, and at other times the same plans haven’t worked and he’s done a few races. Obviously he’s a great player. , and to all of these, good players, you do what you want to do, you have your plans, and the day you get more competitive and you hope it all comes down to your end of the field, ”Stoinis said.
Stoinis heads to the ODI Series following his performance which led his Delhi Capitals side to the Indian Premier League final. He played 17 games and scored 352 points at a strike rate of 148.52 and also had an impact with the ball by scalping 13 wickets.
“Hope to continue bringing this form into the summer, but there’s nothing really too different (which I did). The break was great – as bad as it was with Covid – It was nice to come back quite fresh in all these competitions. I feel like I was doing well in England before leading too, so I hope the results will continue to come in my direction, ”he said. he declares.
“But it also helped that we have a good team, we had a great team; I was very lucky to be on the same team as Ricky Ponting, who was our coach,” added Stoinis.
The first ODI of the three-match series will be played at the Sydney Cricket Ground on November 27.
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