India vs Pakistan World Cup 2019 match: Virat Kohli breaks silence on boycott
New Delhi : Team India skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday broke silence on calls for boycott of upcoming India vs Pakistan match in World Cup 2019.
He answered questions on the match at a press meet for upcoming T20 series against Australia.
Virat Kohli said that his team will comply with any decision taken by the government and BCCI official.
"Our sincere condolences to the families of CRPF soldiers who lost their lives in Pulwama Attack. We stand by what the nation wants to do and what the BCCI decides to do. We will go by what the government and the Board decides, we will respect that," Kohli said at the presser in Vizag.
#WATCH Virat Kohli on Ind Vs Pak in World Cup says, "Our sincere condolences to the families of CRPF soldiers who lost their lives in #PulwamaAttack. We stand by what the nation wants to do and what the BCCI decides to do." pic.twitter.com/gjyJ9qDxts— ANI (@ANI) February 23, 2019
Team India coach Ravi Shashtri had also said that he will be going ahead with the decision made by the BCCI.
"It's entirely left to the BCCI and the government. They know exactly what is happening and they will take a call. We will go by what they decide. If the government says it's that sensitive you do not need to play the World Cup, I will go by my government," Ravi Shastri was quoted as saying by Times Now.