New Delhi: The four-Test series between India and England is going to start on February 5. Captain Virat Kohli will take over the captaincy again after becoming a father. The best batsman of the world, Virat Kohli, holds a special record that was named after Nawab Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi before him in India.
There are only two captains of India who have scored a double century against England. Nawab Pataudi and Virat Kohli. On the other hand, if you talk about Asia, only former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has scored a double century against England as captain.
Virat Kohli is the finest batsman of Team India and remains on target of the opposing team. In such a situation, this time the England team will be strategizing against them because they know what is the importance of Virat Kohli’s wicket. Anyway, Virat Kohli’s record in Test cricket has been good against this team and who would definitely want to rein in Virat.
As a Test captain, Virat Kohli has more than one Test record in his name and he has made some great records against England too. Virat Kohli is the second Test captain of India who did a wonderful job of scoring a double century against the English team in Test cricket.
In the year 2016, Virat had named this amazing achievement. In 2016, Virat Kohli did this feat in Mumbai and played an innings of 235 against the English team. This is also the second best individual score for India in Test cricket against England. The record of playing the biggest innings for India in the Test against England is in the name of Karun Nair (309 runs).
Nawab Pataudi had scored a double century as Test captain against England in 1964, before Virat Kohli among the Indian captains. After this, Virat Kohli did this amazing in the year 2016. By the way, apart from Asian captain Nawab Pataudi and Virat Kohli, Mahela Jayawardene has done a great job of scoring a double century in the Test against England. Mahela did this amazing in the year 2007.