January 23, 2019
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10 best memes on Virat Kohli’s clean sweep at ICC awards

By Chaitanya Laxman

Indian skipper Virat Kohli dominated the ICC awards. He won all the top three awards and was named the captain of ICC’s Test and ODI Team of the year. And this news has stormed the social media and along with appreciating the Indian captain, the social media was busy in creating some interesting memes on Kohli.

Kohli wins everything at ICC awards

The Indian batsman was sensational in all formats of the game in 2018 and the ICC awards reflected Kohli’s stunning dominance. Kohli won the ICC ODI Player of the Year, ICC Test Player of the Year and the most prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year.

The Indian cricketer was also named the captain of the ICC’s Test and the ODI team of the year. Kohli had also won the ODI Player of the year and the Cricketer of the year award in 2017.

Memes on Kohli trending on social media

Soon after Kohli won the ICC awards, social media was flooded with memes on the Indian captain.

Very proud moment: Kohli

The Indian skipper was delighted to win the accolades. He said that it feels amazing and he considers this as a reward for all the hard work that you do throughout the calendar year.

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He feels really grateful and very, very happy with the team doing well at the same time himself performing. Having recognition at the global level from the ICC is something which Kohli feels makes you feel proud of as a cricketer because you understand that there are many players playing the game.

According to Kohli, to be rewarded in this manner from amongst all of them is obviously a very proud moment for him and something that gives him more motivation to keep repeating the same things because he feels you have to keep the standard of cricket up and keep bringing in consistent performances.

Chaitanya Laxman