During an interview with Breakfast with Champions, Kohli said after Akhtar the next bowler he was terrified of facing was Pakistan’s 7-foot left-arm paceman Mohammad Irfan.
Kohli also spoke about his relationship with Indian actress Anushka Sharma and how she had played a vital role in his life. According to Kholi, the actress had provided him with motivation and confidence.
In another interview given earlier this month, Kohli was also all praise for another Pakistani bowler Mohammad Amir. When asked about the best bowler he had faced and who made him nervous, Kohli had replied