Virat Kohli second fastest to 24 Test tons after Don Bradman

NEW DELHI: When Virat Kohli is on fireplace, no bowling attack on the earth can stop the Indian captain. Kohli on Friday scored his 24th profession Test century on Day 2 of the primary Test towards the West Indies at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. The Indian run-machine took 184 balls to achieve triple figures.

In reality, Kohli is handiest at the back of Australian legend Don Bradman at the list of batsmen who are quickest to finish 24 Test lots. Bradman took 66 innings to score 24 Tests centuries, whilst Kohli took 123 innings to achieve the landmark.

Ind vs WI: Virat Kohli hits 24th Test ton

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who's third at the list, took 125 innings to score 24 Test centuries, whilst former India captain Sunil Gavaskar scored his 24th Test century in his 128th innings.

Incredibly, this is handiest Kohli’s 2nd Test century towards the West Indies.


Don Bradman (Australia) - 66 innings

Virat Kohli (India) - 123 innings

Sachin Tendulkar (India) – 125 innings

Sunil Gavaskar (India) – 128 innings

With 24 centuries under his belt, Kohli now has equalled West Indies’ Viv Richards, Pakistan’s Mohammad Yusuf and Australia’s Greg Chappell at the maximum Test centuries tally.

This used to be additionally Kohl’s 11th Test century whilst taking part in at house.

2018 has been an improbable year for the Indian run-machine. This used to be his 4th century of the year. Kohli used to be additionally the main run scorer general within the Test series in England previous this year with 593 runs, which integrated 2 centuries and 3 fifties.

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