New Delhi: The Test series between India and England (IND vs ENG Test Series) is going to start from August 4 at Trent Bridge in Nottingham. For Team India captain Virat Kohli, not only will India have a chance to win the series on English soil after 13 years, but he can also improve his own record. Let’s have a look at those 6 records that ‘King Kohli’ has to make in this series.
1- 8 thousand runs in test
Virat Kohli is just 453 runs away from completing 8,000 runs in Test cricket. He has so far scored 7,547 runs in 155 innings of 92 Test matches, during which his average is 52.04. He has 27 centuries and 25 half-centuries to his name in this format.
2- 2,000 Test runs against England
If Virat Kohli scores 258 more runs in the Test series between India and England, then he will complete 2000 runs in Test cricket against England.
3- 7 centuries against England
If Virat Kohli makes 2 more centuries in this series, then he will equal the record of Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar, who have scored a total of 7 Test centuries against England.
4- Record of Sir Don Bradman
Virat Kohli currently has 27 Test centuries to his name, if Kohli scores 2 more hundreds in the IND vs ENG Test Series between India and England, then he is Sir Don Bradman’s 29th Test century. Will equalize the record of .
5- The captain with the most centuries
If Virat Kohli scores 1 century in this series, then he will become the captain with the most centuries in international cricket. Kohli and Ricky Ponting of Australia have a total of 41 centuries as captain.
6- Fastest 23,000 runs
If Team India captain Virat Kohli scores at least 125 runs in the next 37 innings, then he will become the fastest batsman to complete 23,000 runs in international cricket. This record can be broken in this series.