Cricket fraternity reacted to Virat Kohli stepping down as India Test captain – Latest Cricket News

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The Indian cricket world is shocked by Virat Kohli’s decision to step down as Test captain. Virat Kohli’s sudden decision to step down as India’s Test captain took social media by storm on Saturday. Virat Kohli, who has been leading India as a full-time captain in Test cricket since January 2015, announced his decision to step down from his Test captaincy via Twitter.

Kohli said, “At some stage everything has to stop and for me as India’s Test captain, it is now. The journey has had many ups and downs, but there has never been a lack of effort or faith.

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Kohli, India’s most successful captain in the longest format, has led India in 68 Tests, winning 40 of them.

Emotional reactions are coming on social media on this announcement of Kohli.

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Virat Kohli’s decision comes after India’s recent 1-2 Test series loss against South Africa in Cape Town. Kohli took over the captaincy from MS Dhoni in the middle of the Australian tour in 2014-15. He led India to the top of the Test table and won the ICC Test mace for a record five times.

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As expected, former cricketers have reacted after the sudden announcement of the 32-year-old. Let’s take a look at some of the reactions.

Former India batsman Wasim Jaffer congratulated Kohli for his successful reign as Test captain.



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