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2nd ODI: Virat Kohli praises bowlers after victory

Athar  Ansari
By Athar Ansari
January 26, 2019 • 15:51 PM View: 1261

Mount Maunganui (New Zealand), Jan 26 (CRICKETNMORE): India captain Virat Kohli praised his bowlers after the win over New Zealand in the second One-Day International (ODI) here on Saturday.

India posted 324/4 in their 50 overs before a strong bowling performance saw them dismiss the Kiwis for 234 runs in 40.2 overs. India have now taken a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.

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"Clinical performance again. We had a par score as Rohit mentioned with the kind of pitch and boundary dimensions here. But we bowled really well and back-to-back clinical performances is really pleasing," Kohli said after the match. 

"They are always ready to bowl for you and pick wickets, which is key. They are not content to go wicketless for 40 runs in their quota, they'd rather have more wickets for 60. That mindset is crucial for us," he added.

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