Recollecting their on-field spat in the course of the 2018-19 collection Down Below, the 36-year-old stated he’ll all the time “bear in mind” the “aggressive” Indian skipper.
“For Virat Kohli, I’ve stated many instances, he looks as if the kind of participant you’d like to have in your staff. He’s aggressive. He’s the very best batsman on this planet,” Paine stated on the ‘Gilly and Goss’ podcast.
“He (Kohli) is difficult to play in opposition to and he can get below your pores and skin as a result of he’s so good and he’s so aggressive,” Ache added.
India, led by Kohli, loved an unprecedented summer time Down Below in 2018-2019, successful the Border Gavaskar Trophy 2-1, their first-ever Check collection win on the Australian soil and the 2 skippers had been concerned in a number of on-field tussles in the course of the collection.
“However yeah, for me from the place I got here from, sharing a feud with him 4 years in the past, he’s definitely somebody I’ll all the time bear in mind,” Paine stated.