Imran Khan has always been known as the greatest captain in the history of Cricket. He is referred as the “Great Imran Khan.” Well, why not he led the his side to victory in Cricket World Cup in 1992.
Whenever we see our TV channels and see talk shows on cricket everyone refers to follow the captaincy and the attitude of Imran Khan. Though we have the likes of Wasim Akram, Waqar Younus, Inzaman, Ramiz, Shoaib Akhtar and the list goes on and on, but everyone wants the national cricket captain to follow and lead the team like Khan.
As said above, not only in Pakistan, but internationally Khan is a very well reputed cricketer and captain. This time around, Former Indian captain and commentator, Sanjay Manjrekar asked the present Indian Captain, Virat Kohli to follow the captaincy of Imran Khan. In his tweet he said:
When Imran was leading a strong Pak team he urged his board to schedule tougher challenges for his team. Virat must do the same.#IndvsSL
— Sanjay Manjrekar (@sanjaymanjrekar) August 6, 2017
The commentator urged Virat to follow Khan’s footsteps, the Pakistani cricketer asked the board of the country to schedule tougher and challenging tours for his team so they get good training and the confidence to face best teams in the world.
Virat Kohli was widely criticized after India lost the final against Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy in England this year.
People from both sides of the border loved the tweet from the commentator.
This is how they responded to the tweet
Thats the Captain, That the leader @ImranKhanPTI
— Fakhar (@fakharhere) August 6, 2017
This man Sanjay belongs to a Sweeter India, who want Peace.
— Engr. Sadam Khan (@sadamengr) August 6, 2017
No doubt IK is the leader for all 🙏
— Zaheer Ahmad (@zaheerahmad2216) August 6, 2017
— Farhan Ali (@farhanblue1) August 6, 2017