Virat Kohli signed off as India's T20I captain with a win over Namibia in the T20 World Cup 2021 on Monday, November 8. It was not the ending he would have wanted since India were already out of contention for a place in the T20 World Cup semifinals, but an episode in Indian T20I cricket came to an end as Kohli played the last game as captain of the team. Following the match, fans took to Twitter to thank the 33-year old for his services as T20I captain, recalling the good times they had with him at the helm and also wishing him good luck for his role in the side as a batsman. Virat Kohli Reflects on India’s Performance at T20 World Cup 2021, Writes, ‘We Will Aim To Come Back Stronger’ (Check Post)

And in no time, #ThankYouViratKohli started trending on Twitter with fans expressing their gratitude to the former Indian T20I captain for all the memories he has made with the team. Take a look at some of the tweets below:


All Good Things Must Come to an End:

‘We Love You Virat’

The First and the Last Matches of Kohli As India’s T20I Captain:

‘Keep Entertaining Us’

‘Thank You Skip!’


Kohli Hugging Mentor MS Dhoni

Love From Pakistan:

‘Unluckiest Captain India Ever Had’

‘The Sun Will Rise Again’

Many Good Memories!

‘2023 World Cup, Here We Come’

‘We Believe You’

‘Thank You King’

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Kohli, while speaking at the toss, also hinted that Rohit Sharma is the next in line to take over the captaincy of India's T20I side. With new coach Rahul Dravid already appointed, it is going to be a new era in Indian cricket.

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