Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen India have produced. He is doing great with the bat in the test series against England. From the first class cricket, there are some of the players who can replace him in the near future. The history of Indian cricket can be divided into three sections, Gavaskar era, Sachin era, and Kohli era. These three players are called as the legendary players in the Indian history. Here are some of the players who can replace Virat Kohli in future.
- Rishabh Pant
He stood as the highest scorer of sixes in IPL 2018. He is just 20-years old and has the potential to don both the bat and the gloves. One of his best performances is 78 off 24 balls. He thrashed most popular bowlers in the IPL and lost his orange cap to Kane Williamson with a minimal margin. He did well for the team with both the bat and the gloves against England Royals and West Indies A for India A in the recent past.
- Prithvi Shaw
He is sometimes called the next Sachin Tendulkar. He played for Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2018 and he scored 546 runs from a school game when he was 14 years old. He was the captain of the U19 team that clinched the world cup 2018. He broke the record of Sachin Tendulkar to score a hundred in the Duleep Trophy. In the IPL 2018, he slammed fifty and became the youngest to slam a fifty in IPL along with Sanju Samson. He slammed two centuries against England Royals and called the national call-up for the current two tests against England.
- Shubhman Gill
He played for Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL 2018. He played for the U19 team for World Cup and scored 372 runs. He scored runs at an average of 33.83 at the strike rate of 146. He is known for his technique to hit hefty shots and was already a member of India A and India B. He is already a part of the senior team by his solid performances.