Virat Kohli’s Biggest Test Records, On 11th Anniversary of Test Debut

WRITTEN BY Akhil Singhal

Virat Kohli’s Debut Test Match

11 years ago, on this day i.e. June 20, Virat Kohli started his Test career against West Indies, during these 11 years, Kohli made many records in Tests.

Virat Kohli’s Test Career (2011- June, 2022)

In his Test career so far, Kohli has scored 8043 runs in 101 matches (171 innings) at an impressive batting average of 49.96.

100th Test Match

Kohli has played more than 100 Test matches so far and he is the 12th Indian player to achieve this feat.

Most Centuries (4rth)

Kohli is currently at number four in terms of scoring the most centuries in Test cricket for India, before Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and Sunil Gavaskar are named in this list.

Most Double Centuries

Kohli, who has scored 7 double centuries in Test cricket, is the first Indian in this matter, while the overall is in fifth position

All-Time Rankings

Kohli has so far been the best Indian batsman in the all-time rankings in Test cricket with 937 ratings, followed by Sunil Gavaskar with 916 and Sachin with only 898 ratings.

Most matches as captain

The record of captaining the most Test matches from the Indian cricket team is also recorded in the name of Kohli, who has captained India in 68 matches so far.

Successful Captain Of Indian Team

Under the captaincy of Kohli, the Indian team has won a total of 40 matches, while in this case it is ahead of Dhoni (27). Kohli is also the most successful captain of the Test cricket team from India

Touch 8000 Runs in Test (7)

Kohli has scored more than 8000 runs in Test format so far and he is the seventh Indian to touch this figure.

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