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Kohli surpasses Dravid, equals Tendulkar’s record

India reinforced their grasp on the fourth Test at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, finishing the third day on 451 for 7, 51 in front of England’s first innings add up to. Murali Vijay (136) finished his eighth Test century yet the spotlight of the day went to captain Virat Kohli, who notched up his fifteenth Test hundred and the second of the series.

The Indian lower order at the end of the day demonstrated a thistle for England with Ravindra Jadeja (25) and Jayant Yadav (30*) making helpful commitments. Kohli broke various records as a result of his majestic innings and listed below are a couple of them.

Virat Kohli has taken 89 innings taken to 4000 Test runs. That is the sixth fastest among the 14 Indians who reached the same feat. The fastest to do it were Sunil Gavaskar and Virender Sehwag, both of whom took 81 innings.


Additionally, Kohli has scored 1112 runs in 2016 in Tests which is the most for an Indian captain in a year. He went past 1095 runs by Rahul Dravid in 2006. Four hundreds by him is the joint most for an Indian captain in a calendar year, along with Sachin Tendulkar (in 1997).



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