Virat Kohli become the second one Indian captain after MS Dhoni to steer the Take a look at staff in 50 fits at the opening day of the second one Take a look at towards South Africa in Pune on Thursday. As Kohli surpassed Sourav Ganguly’s milestone of main India in 49 Checks, Yuzvendra Chahal took to Twitter to put up a congratulatory message for the present India captain. Then again, Chahal, who’s but to make his Take a look at debut, ended up trolling himself with a hilarious tweet. “Congrats bhaiya, most effective 50 extra take a look at fits than me,” Chahal tweeted.
Congrats bhaiya most effective 50 extra take a look at fits than me pic.twitter.com/jkmKY7vLxo
— Yuzvendra Chahal (@yuzi_chahal) October 10, 2019
Previous within the day, the Board of Keep watch over For Cricket in India (BCCI) congratulated Kohli at the success and tweeted, “It is going to be Fit No. 50 as Take a look at Captain for @imVkohli when he’s taking the sphere within the 2d Take a look at towards South Africa. Congratulations Skip!”
It is going to be Fit No. 50 as Take a look at Captain for @imVkohli when he’s taking the sphere within the 2d Take a look at towards South Africa. Congratulations Skip! #TeamIndia #INDvSA pic.twitter.com/Itfw2BiJgG
— BCCI (@BCCI) October 9, 2019
Underneath Kohli’s management since 2014, India have gained 29 Checks, making him essentially the most a success captain within the longest structure with a win proportion of 58.
Dhoni led India in 60 Checks from 2008 to 2014 and controlled to sign in 27 wins, whilst Ganguly led his staff to 21 wins between 2002 and 2005.
Kohli, who become the primary Indian captain to win a Take a look at sequence in Australia, is now hoping to overcome the file of 10 immediately house sequence wins.
India, who lead the three-Take a look at sequence towards South Africa 1-Zero, want yet another win to overcome the file they percentage with Australia.
So far as the fit is anxious, India are with ease positioned at 273/three on the finish of day one.
Mayank Agarwal scored his 2nd century of the sequence, whilst Kohli introduced up his 23rd Take a look at fifty to position India in a commanding place.