For Virat Kohli, hunger for success matters more than experience in ODIs

Playing fearlessly is Virat Kohli's mantra and the India skipper for the ODI series in Zimbabwe is all set to lead by example.

updated: July 23, 2013 14:54 IST
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With Mahendra Singh Dhoni rested, the Virat Kohli-led India side departed for Zimbabwe on Monday, brimming with confidence. For the man at the helm, his team is strong despite several key players being given a break.

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India will take on hosts Zimbabwe in a 5-ODI contest starting Wednesday and Kohli said the touring party is completely focused on maintaining its winning momentum. "I don't think experience matters, especially in a limited overs game. You need 11 players, who are hungry for success, who are hardworking and whose vision is team victory. All 15 players are strong and it is a strong unit, which is good," he was quoted as saying. (Also read: Can Zimbabwe stun India? Why not, asks coach)

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