On the fourth day of the Test match against Australia, India’s Virat Kohli got out after scoring 186 runs and thanks to his brilliant innings, his team gained an advantage over Australia in this Test.
Not only this but since November 22, 2019, Virat could not score a century in Test cricket, but after more than three years, he finally scored his century in a Test match.
It should be noted that during this period the captaincy was also lost from Virat’s hands and the clouds of disappointment deepened over him.
The joy of Virat Kohli’s 28th Test century was evident on his face. Emotionally, Virat Kohli kissed the pendant around his neck and looked up at the sky with a smile.
Virat Kohli faced 364 balls against Australia today and hit 15 fours in his innings. Virat Kohli stayed at the crease for more than eight hours.
The 34-year-old Virat Kohli came close to a double century and was caught out by Marence Labuchin on 186 off Todd Murphy’s ball.
The Indian team, who took a 2-1 lead in this Test series, has strengthened its position in this match as well.
Virat Kohli was applauded on social media by fans for strengthening India’s position in the match and playing a brilliant inning.
“People were calling him selfish but Virat batted for eight hours for India,” wrote a user called Pri.
Another user wrote, “King Kohli is back with his 75th century.”
Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik wrote that ‘Virat again in his position! This century is a testament to the confidence and being a good (batsman).”
He further wrote that ‘regardless of the circumstances, the discipline shown by Virat and his 75th century. Set goals for development.
On this occasion, international cricketers also tweeted in praise of Virat.
Michael Vaughan, the former captain of the England cricket team, wrote that it was good to see Virat Kohli back on track. It is a joy to watch them play. Making a century after three years. According to my estimation, he will play some more such innings.
Among the praises of Virat on social media, the name of Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam was also heard.
Pakistani user Nawaz wrote that Babar Azam scored 73 runs off 39 balls in a T20 match when the temperature was 102. Today, Virat Kohli scored 186 runs off 364 balls in the Test match. Both these gentlemen love their games so much.
A user from India wrote that it is not necessary to hate Babar Azam to be a fan of Virat and it is not necessary to look down on Virat to be a fan of Babar. Both are excellent cricketers and the heartbeat of their fans.