Nasser Hussain, former England captain hailed Virat Kohli's decision to play for Surrey and prepare himself for the upcoming series against England. Hussain applauded the Indian captain's move on the popular social media network, Twitter. Terming it "fair play" on the part of Kohli to get some exposure to the red ball, he complimented the busiest cricketer on the planet for giving himself the best chance....

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It may be recalled that former England captain and fast bowler, Bob Willis, who once played for Surrey in county cricket, had opposed the representation of overseas players in English County cricket in the wake of Kohli's decision to play for Surrey.