Virat Kohl bat catches fire against Sri Lanka Sourav Ganguly Virender Sehwags records will be on target Ind vs SL 1st Test

The two-Test match series between India and Sri Lanka is going to start from March 4. In this series, the target of run machine Virat Kohli will be the records of former captain Sourav Ganguly and Virender Sehwag. Virat Kohli Mohali Test is going to be very special as he will play 100th match of his career at this ground. Kohli’s bat fires up against Sri Lanka and he will take to the field in search of his 71st century in the first Test.

King Kohli scores runs at an average of over 152 at home against Sri Lanka

Kohli’s record against Sri Lanka on home soil has been excellent. Kohli has played only three matches against the visiting team at home and during this time he has scored 610 runs at an amazing average of 152.50 with the help of 3 centuries and one half-century. Rahul Dravid holds the record for scoring the most runs at home against Sri Lanka. He scored 846 runs against this team in 8 matches.

Ganguly-Sehwag’s records on Kohli’s target

Kohli has scored 1004 runs in 9 matches against Sri Lanka at an average of 77.23, making him 6th in the list of highest run-scorers by Indian batsmen against this team. Above Kohli are Ganguly (1064), Azharuddin (1215), Sehwag (1239), Dravid (1508) and Sachin Tendulkar (1995). If Kohli scores 61 runs in this series, he will overtake Ganguly, while if he manages to score 235 runs, he will beat both Azharuddin and Virender Sehwag.

India’s Test Team: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Jasprit Bumrah (Vice-Captain), Priyank Panchal, Mayank Agarwal, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Shubman Gill, Rishabh Pant (WK), KS Bharat, Ravindra Jadeja, Jayant Yadav, R Ashwin (Fitness Clearance) For), Kuldeep Yadav, Saurabh Kumar, Mohammad Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami.

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