Following his innings, the Indian team came out to congratulate him for his spectacular performance. While shaking hands and taking the congratulatory messages, Kohli reached Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He shook his hands and said, “Abhi hai cricket baaki!” (Translation: I still have cricket in me) This moment between Kohli and Bhuvneshwar has gone viral on social media.
Kohli saying “Abhi hai cricket baaki” to Bhuvi ❤️😭 pic.twitter.com/S4QZLDfLRF— Rohan (@RoroBoro98) September 8, 2022
This is what Twitter had to say about this moment.
I think this Kohli was what was missing in my life for some days 😭😭😘😘 https://t.co/qwtQRqD46y— reaper (@FakeNewsReaper) September 9, 2022
This spirit is making my morning❤️ https://t.co/LS5bqRMOKg— Vratika Garg (@garg_vratika) September 9, 2022
Kohli saying “Abhi hai cricket baaki” to Bhuvi ❤️😭— viratians club ❣️ (@KaranSo19058866) September 8, 2022
Aakhir vo din bhi aa gya 🥺
The wait is over 😭🥺 my fav. Player 👑 71st century 🔥#ViratKohli𓃵 #AsiaCupT20 #INDvsAFG #IndianCricketTeam #teamBOLD #MSDhoni𓃵 #RohitSharma𓃵 pic.twitter.com/09AcKWA4LP
abhi hai cricket baaki, ab karni hai World Cup mein atishbaaji— Name Can’t be Blank (@itzkundan) September 9, 2022
the msg is loud and clear https://t.co/0aVhYKkdQB
virat kohli saying “abhi hai cricket baaki” is my new motivation mantra#ViratKohli𓃵— jesse brownman (@theroxfactor) September 8, 2022
Abhi hai cricket baaki!— Pernicious (@perniicious) September 8, 2022
– Virat Kohli, 2022
The goat arrives again, to set the world on fire.#King #ViratKohli
After the innings in the Dugout.#ViratKohli𓃵 – Abhi hai cricket baaki 🔥🔥🔥— SimranSaluja (@SimranSaluja20) September 8, 2022
Bhuvneshwar took five wickets which narrowed down Afghanistan’s win sharply. With this innings, Kohli put all speculations regarding his form to rest. Kohli’s innings helped India reach the highest runs in Asia Cup so far.