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One in a billion: Why Virat Kohli represents a 'new India'

(CNN)In a country where cricket's unifying importance is tantamount to that of religion, the role of leading India into a World Cup comes with a certain divinity -- both an unrivaled privilege and the not insubstantial pressure of carrying the weight of a nation's expectations on your shoulders."You are one among the billion people," former India captain Kris Srikkanth gushes, with the unequivocal passion that comes with having held a role for which an entire nation applies."You are literally an ambassador for the country. You can't forget that you are representing a nation. You are not just a cricketer. You are captaining on behalf of India."Srikkanth only led India for a single tour and, by his own admission, it is not a portfolio that p ...