We leave Australia short of achieving our dream: Virat Kohli
Virat after the semi finals [Source: Associated Press]
Star Indian batter Virat Kohli penned a heartful message after the team's exit from the T20 World Cup. He thanked the fans who supported the team at the mega event.
India were blown away by England in a one-sided contest as the Jos Buttler led side won the game by 10-wickets to seal their place in the finals.
The former India captain expressed his disappointment of not reaching the finals, but said that the tournament provided some memorable moments and the team will look to improve.
Kohli's thoughts after the game
"We leave the Australia shores short of achieving our dream and with disappointment in our hearts but we can take back a lot of memorable moments as a group and aim to get better from here on," Kohli tweeted.
Kohli also showed gratitude towards Indian fans
"Thank you to all our fans who turned up in huge numbers throughout to support us in the stadiums. Always feel proud to wear this jersey and represent the country," Kohli added.
Kohli has been India's best batter in the tournament. In 6 matches, the 34-year-old has amassed 296 runs, at an average of 98.66. Moreover, he also accomplished the landmark of scoring 1,100 runs in T20 World Cups. He achieved this feat against England on Thursday.
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