Virat Kohli’s antics on-the-field have become a talking point. While his notebook celebration in the 1st T20I was the talk of town, his comical look against Kesrick Williams after hitting a six seems to be inspired by an RCB teammate.
During India's final T20I match against West Indies at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium, the Indian skipper was spotted sledging the bowler. As Williams sent forth a slower ball during the 18th over, Kohli hit the ball cow corner to score another six -- his first against Williams.
Even as the ball soared towards the stands, Kohli opened his mouth to form an 'O' shape and looked at Williams with comical surprise for several seconds.
One Twitter wondered if he picked up the comical celebration from AB De Villiers.
The Kohli Vs Williams saga began at time of the Hyderabad T20I. In another recent match, the first T20I of the three-match series, Kohli was spotted imitating Williams's trademark celebration style.
In the 16th over of India's innings, the first ball of the over was dispatched for a boundary. The next ball was then flicked for a six on the leg side. It was then that Kohli brought out the notebook celebration and Williams looked on in amusement.
For context, in 2017, Williams had given Kohli a 'notebook-style' goodbye after taking.