new Delhi. Former captain of Indian cricket team Virat Kohli (Virat Kohli 100th Test) Against Sri Lanka on Friday, he will play the 100th Test match of his career. The first test match of the 2-match series was held at Mohali’s Punjab Cricket Association (PAC).PCA) in the stadium 9:30 am will be played from Virat will become the third player from Delhi to play 100 Tests as soon as he enters the PCA Stadium. Earlier, Team India’s former explosive opener Virender Sehwag and fast bowler Ishant Sharma have achieved this feat for Delhi. Sehwag has congratulated Virat on his 100th Test match in a unique way.
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared a video on his official Twitter handle on Thursday. In the video ‘Nawab of Najafgarh’ means Virender Sehwag Says, “I didn’t have much to do with the states when I made my debut for India. Then my only goal was to become the first player from Delhi, who played 100 Test matches and now Ishant Sharma also achieved this feat after me. And now Virat Kohli is about to do it. This is a great achievement for Virat. I have seen Virat growing up since childhood. In his first few matches, I was the captain of Ranji Trophy and he played under my captaincy.
Sehwag said in the video, ‘And look, I say this, Hajme ki Goli, Holi in festival and Kohli in batting, the whole of India likes it.’ He made a good career keeping his fitness in mind and has won many matches for India. Many congratulations to Virat for this achievement. Earlier, BCCI had released a video of Virat, in which Kohli said, ‘To be honest, I never thought of playing 100 Test matches. It’s been a long journey. Fans hope that Virat will be able to end the drought of centuries in his 100th Test match.
Virat has scored 27 centuries in test matches
The 33-year-old Virat made his Test debut in June 2011 on the Caribbean tour against the West Indies. Kohli has a total of 7962 runs in 99 Test matches, which includes 27 centuries and 28 half-centuries. Virat has scored runs at an average of more than 50 during this period. His best score is 254 not out. Kohli has taken 100 catches in Test matches as a fielder.