Shane Watson called Virat Kohli ‘dictator’, praised for his leadership playing an aggressive brand of cricket | Memsaab.com

While Australian former fast bowler Mitchell Johnson says Virat Kohli is frustrated during IND vs Australia test match, Former Australia cricketer Shane Watson has praised Virat Kohli for his leadership and playing an aggressive brand of cricket.

While India skipper Virat Kohli has come under criticism from Australian media for India's aggressive brand of cricket, former Aussie cricketer Shane Watson has praised Kohli for his leadership.

While India skipper Virat Kohli has come under criticism from Australian media for India's aggressive brand of cricket, former Aussie cricketer Shane Watson has praised Kohli for his leadership.
In This Image: Virat Kohli, Shane Watson
While India skipper Virat Kohli has come under criticism from Australian media for India's aggressive brand of cricket, former Aussie cricketer Shane Watson has praised Kohli for his leadership.
 

Watson played under the leadership of Virat in 2016 Indian Premier League at Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Watson played under the leadership of Virat in 2016 Indian Premier League at Royal Challengers Bangalore.
In This Image: Virat Kohli, Shane Watson
"I wouldn't say he's got a temper, he just rides the highs and lows of the game from an emotional point of view. He wants to win, he hates losing and as a captain that's how he's built, Shane added.

"One of the things I absolutely love about Virat is he's got such a deep down burning desire to win and obviously he's up to pushing the limits." Watson said.

In This Image: Virat Kohli, Shane Watson
Australia captain Steve Smith and Kohli were spotted exchanging words during the Bengaluru Test. The Indian captain also accused Australians of taking dressing room help for DRS referrals. The matter also reached the doors of ICC, after BCCI lodged a complaint against Smith and Australian batsman Peter Handscomb – who were seen seeking help from dressing room on DRS call on the fourth day of the second Test.

The matter was finally resolved after BCCI withdrew its complaint after a meeting between the two boards.

The matter was finally resolved after BCCI withdrew its complaint after a meeting between the two boards.
In This Image: Virat Kohli, Shane Watson
Watson said that both Kohli and Smith are “ultra-competitive” and their tussle has made the series an exciting affair."I just know more than anything how much it means to these two guys”.
 

"They're both ultra-competitive. Virat's outwardly more emotional about how much he loves winning. Steve has that same burning ambition ... he's just not as visible as Virat.

In This Image: Virat Kohli
"I think it's two players who are the best in the world and in time they will be greats of international cricket. To see two youngish skippers going head-to-head like this in such an awesome series. A lot of people love to be able to see two guys putting it all on the line for their teams," concluded Watson.