Virat Kohli Also Equals Dhoni’s Captaincy Record For India In Test Cricket.
A win against West Indies in the second Test beginning at Sabina Park Jamaica would make Virat Kohli India’s most successful Test captain ever. India beat West Indies by 318 runs on Day 4 of the first Test in North Sound, in Antigua on Sunday. Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah’s five wickets for seven runs and Ajinkya Rahane’s 10th Test century set-up India’s famous. This success helped Virat Kohli become the joint-most successful captain for India in Test cricket. With India taking an unassailable 1-0 lead in the series, Virat Kohli equalled MS Dhoni’s record of 27 wins as India captain in the longest format of the game. While it took 60 matches for Dhoni to achieve the feat, Kohli took just 47 Tests. Kohli recorded 12th victory in his 26th away Test as skipper .while Ganguly took 28 Tests to register 11 wins.
The comprehensive win also helped Kohli jump ahead of Saurav Ganguly with the most Test wins in overseas matches for India as captain. Kohli recorded 12th victory in his 26th away Test as skipper .while Ganguly took 28 Tests to register 11 wins.