Tamim Iqbal said he thought that Virat Kohli was around his age but was training so much more than him and he had "not done even half of it".
Virat Kohli praised India's throwdown specialist D Raghavendra and said his skills have helped Indian batsmen improve against fast-bowling.
Virat Kohli has a phenomenal record during run-chases and has scored more ODI centuries while chasing targets for the Indian team.
Rohit Sharma has been quite vocal about his support for La Liga giants Real Madrid and last year he even flew to Spain to watch the 'El Clasico' between Madrid and Barcelona.
Tamim Iqbal was named captain of Bangladesh's ODI team after Mashrafe Mortaza stepped down.
Tamim Iqbal's tenure as ODI captain will start with the one-off match against Pakistan on April 1.
Bangladesh scored 322/8 thanks to Tamim Iqbal's 158 - the highest individual score by a Bangladesh player in ODIs - and held their nerve to win by four runs.
Tamim Iqbal could not have timed his record innings better, as he is preparing to return to Test cricket after skipping Bangladesh's previous three matches, against Afghanistan and India.
Bangladesh on Saturday dropped pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman and recalled Rubel Hossain for the first Test of the two-match series against Pakistan
20-year-old fast bowler Hasan Mahmud has earned his maiden call-up, while Rubel Hossain will also be making a comeback for the first leg of the three-part tour of Pakistan.
The Bangladesh Cricket Board President expressed his frustration after senior batsman Tamim Iqbal pulled out of the tour of India.
Tamim Iqbal opted out of the upcoming India tour, as his wife is expecting their second child.
Former captain Angelo Mathews led Sri Lanka with 87 off 90 balls, guiding the side to 294-8 before Dasun Shanaka backed his 30 off 14 with three wickets for 27 runs to complete the rout.
Bangladesh will play three One-Day Internationals on July 26, 28 and 31 at the Premadasa International Stadium in Colombo.
Tamim Iqbal was named interim captain for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour after regular skipper Mashrafe Mortaza was ruled out with a hamstring injury.
At least 49 people died in attacks on two mosques in Christchurch during Friday prayers.
Mehidy Hasan's career best 4-29 helped Bangladesh restrict the Windies to 198-8 in 50 overs.
Tamim Iqbal has not played since injuring his wrist during the Asia Cup opener against Sri Lanka in September.