Why Brett Lee is in awe of Virat Kohli

Former Australian speedster Brett Lee has lavished praise on India's Test skipper Virat Kohli, naming the superstar batsman as the best cricketer at the moment

Former Australian cricketer and speedster  Brett Lee is the latest  star to join the Virat Kohli fan club it seems. Lee who is currently in India to promote his film “UnIndian”, terms India Test skipper Virat Kohli as the best cricketer at the moment. The Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli  with his phenomenal consistency in all formats has clearly stamped his class and now carries the tag as the best young batsman in world cricket today.

“I feel Virat is the best cricketer at the moment. Sachin (Tendulkar) is the best batsman and now I feel Virat (Kohli) is tremendous from his work ethic…. his aggression is amazing. People look up to him,” Lee told reporters.

The former Australian fast bowler also says that he still loves cricket but getting into acting is the second innings of his life.

“I still love cricket. You will always respect the game enough but this is my second innings,” he said.

Talking about his film “UnIndian”, he said: “I want people to enjoy the film. It’s a romantic comedy and there is humuor and lot of passion.”

“This film is about a cross cultural relationship. After watching it, lot of people have come and said that’s what we are going through,” he added.

Directed by Anupam Sharma, “UnIndian” also features Tannishtha Chatterjee, Supriya Pathak, Akash Khurana and Gulshan Grover.