Despite being audit in the final stages of the Indian Premier League (IPL) multiple times, Virat Kohli’s leading Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have always failed to clinch the victory in the last stages.
The never-winning red army seems super-excited with a different calming, tension-free, and positive behavior towards the game this time. Kohli says that he has a conversation with De Villiers and the potential is quite different as the side is all set to attack.
Virat Kohli and the team confident to clinch victory this time: IPL 2020
“We definitely feel it will. We [AB de Villiers and I] have spoken about this that we have never felt so calm going into a season before. He is coming from a very different space, he has been enjoying his life.” said Virat Kohli.
The positive relaxation seems like De Villiers is still back in 2011 as revealed by the skipper. The players are fit and keeping a keen eye on their fitness scales.
“He is very relaxed. He came out to play a few times recently, and he was looking like he’s still playing in 2011. He is as fit as ever. I am feeling like I am in a much better space, much more balanced when it comes to the environment in the IPL.”
The positive attitude is all about eliminating the COVID-19 dominant past and believing in cricket with a full-fledged that is to be commenced by 19th September.
“It’s all about disconnecting with things that have happened in the past and not taking that baggage. We have done that too many times. Just because we have a bunch of players that are so skilled, people like seeing them play is the reason why people have had so much expectation as well. We are not going to think of what-ifs, we know what we can do as a team. And we’re just very, very keen and hungry to go out there and do it,” he added.