New Delhi The first match of the four-match Test series between India and Australia will be crucial. After playing this match, Indian captain Virat Kohli will leave India for the birth of his first child. The first match of the series will be Day Night which will be the first between India and Australia. The match will give Kohli a chance to set a world record by beating former Australia captain Ricky Ponting.
And the pink ball test between India and Australia in Daled is going to be very important for the Indian captain. He will return to India after this match and would like to end the tour with a good game. If Kohli scores a century here, he will make a big name for himself. His century will set a record for former Australia captain Ricky Ponting.
Kohli holds the world record
The Indian captain will have a chance to overtake Ricky Ponting in the Captain Daled Test. So far as captain, Virat has scored centuries with the former captain. Kohli will be ahead of him in terms of scoring another century. Ponting had scored centuries after playing 324 matches, while Kohli could do so in his 188th match. If Kohli scores a century, it will be a world record.
As captain, Kohli has scored 21 centuries in ODIs and 20 in Tests. Ponting has scored 19 Tests and 22 centuries in ODIs. As captain, Kohli has scored 5142 runs in 90 Tests. This time he has averaged 611 runs and is unbeaten on 244 runs.
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