new Delhi: In the upcoming Test series against England, Indian captain Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara, called the wall of Team India (Team India), will be eyeing to break the old record of veteran batsman Sunil Gavaskar. In fact, Gavaskar has scored the most runs against England in India. In such a situation, it will be Kohli’s and Pujara’s attempt to leave behind Gavaskar and name this record.
Kohli, Pujara are very close to Gavaskar
Kohli (Virat Kohli) and Pujara (Cheteswar Pujara) are not far behind Sunil Gavaskar (Sunil Gavaskar) in scoring the highest runs in India against England. Gavaskar has 1331 runs in 22 Tests in India against England. Gavaskar’s next name comes from Gundappa Viswanath, who has 1022 runs in 17 matches. Kohli has so far scored 843 runs in 9 Tests against England, while Pujara has 839 runs in the same number of Tests.
Kohli, Pujara were fantastic in the last series
The last time the England team came to India in 2016, Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara had a pain in their head. In the 5-match series, 655 runs were scored by Kohli’s bat at an excellent average of 110, while Pujara also scored 401 runs. In the recently concluded Test series against Australia, Pujara played many match-winning innings. At the same time, Kohli also played a good innings of 74 runs in the first Test.
Kohli, Pujara have not had a century since long
Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara have not hit a single century since 2019. Both these batsmen have played good innings after taking India out of the difficult times, but both have not scored a single century. Kohli last hit a century in the Kolkata Test against Bangladesh in November 2019, while Pujara’s last century came against Australia in January 2019.