The final match of the ICC World Test Championship is being played between the Indian cricket team and the New Zealand cricket team. As soon as the toss took place in this final match, the current regular captain of India Virat Kohli broke a big record of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Virat Kohli has now become the captain with the most number of Test matches for India. This is India’s 61st match under his captaincy and Dhoni captained India in a total of 60 Test matches.
Let us tell you that the captain who has won the most Test matches is also Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli has won a total of 36 matches for the Indian team under his captaincy. Under his captaincy, India has faced each in a total of 14 matches.
While 10 Test matches under his captaincy ended in a draw. Earlier, the record of winning in most matches was in the name of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, but now this record has been registered in the name of Virat Kohli.
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- Virat Kohli had scored a total of 5392 runs in 60 matches as a captain
- Kohli has won a total of 36 matches for the Indian team under his captaincy
Let us tell you that former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has captained 60 matches in Test cricket. In which India has won 27 matches. Right-handed batsman Virat Kohli is at number four in the world in terms of scoring the most runs as a captain.
Before this final match, Indian captain Virat Kohli had scored a total of 5392 runs in 60 matches as a captain. In this case, former South African cricket team captain Graeme Smith is in the first place.
He has scored a total of 8659 runs while captaining in 109 Test matches. The second on this list is former Australian cricket team captain Allan Border. He has scored a total of 6623 runs while captaining in 93 matches.
Whereas former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is at number three in this list. He has scored a total of 6542 runs in 77 test matches in his captaincy.
In his career as a captain, Virat Kohli has lost the toss for the 116th time in 201 matches. Virat Kohli has made a rare record in the final match of this World Test Championship. Captain Kohli has not had a good record with the toss. Virat Kohli has lost a lot of toss in his career and the series is going on.