In a playful moment during the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) final 2023 between India and Australia, Virat Kohli pleasantly surprised his teammate Shubman Gill. The incident unfolded during Australia’s second innings while Kohli and Gill were positioned in the slip cordon, showcasing their exceptional fielding abilities.
Known for their prowess in fielding, Shubman Gill and Virat Kohli have dedicated themselves to refining their slip-catching techniques. Whenever the fast bowlers take charge, both players take their positions in the slip cordon, ready to make agile catches and contribute to the team’s success.
Creating a lighthearted ambiance during the intervals between deliveries is a common practice among fielders. In the midst of such a moment during the second innings, Virat Kohli chose to engage in a playful prank with Shubman Gill.
India commenced Day 4 of the ICC World Test Championship final 2023 on an impressive note, as Umesh Yadav swiftly dismissed the established Marnus Labuschagne without allowing him to augment his overnight score of 41 runs.
Australia ended the 1st session of day 4 on the score 201 runs and a lead of 374 runs with Alex Carey and Mitchell Starc at the crease.
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