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A three-match series is being played between India and South Africa. The Indian team has won the first and second matches. With this, 2–0 Team India took this series to their name. The Indian team won the second Test by an innings and 137 runs.
In this, Indian captain Virat Kohli gave the most excellent performance and due to his excellent performance, he was awarded the Man of the Match award. He played a brilliant innings of 254 runs in 336 balls in the second Test. This was his double century in the seventh Test.
Chance to become number 1 in third test: -
The third Test match will be played at the Ranchi Stadium. The match will begin on October 19. According to Indian time, this test match will start from 9:30 am. Indian captain Virat Kohli has a chance to set a world record.
Indian captain Virat Kohli has so far scored a total of 40 centuries in 185 innings of 157 matches as captain. He is second in terms of scoring the most centuries as captain in international matches. Ricky Ponting is the first to score 41 centuries.
If Virat Kohli plays an innings of 100 runs or more in the next match, he can become the number one batsman in international matches as captain with the highest century. Because Ricky Ponting faced 376 innings in making 41 centuries as captain. But Virat Kohli can make this world record in 186 innings and can become the fastest batsman to score 41 centuries as a captain.