ENG v IND 2018 : Records Virat Kohli made in Trent Bridge Test match

Indian captain Virat Kohli played match winning knocks of 97 and 103 runs against England in Trent Bridge Test.

Virat Kohli scored 23rd hundred of his Test career against England at Trent Bridge (photo - getty)

India made a great comeback in the third Test match at Trent Bridge and beat the hosts by 203 runs after losing the first two Test matches at Edgbaston and Lord's. Skipper Virat Kohli led from the front by scoring 97 runs in the first innings and 103 runs in the second innings. In this test match, other Indian batsmen like Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara also supported him well from the other end. During this Test match Virat Kohli made and broke several records and here is a look at all those records. 

Records Virat Kohli made in the third Test match at Trent Bridge :

11 - Number of Test hundreds scored by Virat Kohli outside Asia - the fourth most by an Asian player outside Asia. 

Most Test hundreds by Asian players outside Asia -

 Player   Team   Match   Innings   100 
 Sachin Tendulkar   IND  77  135  18
 Sunil Gavaskar  IND  46  81  15
 Rahul Dravid  IND  68  124  14
 VIRAT KOHLI   IND  30  55  11
 Inzamam-ul-Haq  PAK  51  90  10
 Javed Miandad  PAK  48   78  9

16 - Virat Kohli scored his 16th Test hundred as captain - the third most in the world.

Most Test hundreds as captain -

 Player  Team  Match   Innings   100 
 Graeme Smith   SA/ICC   `109  193  25
 Ricky Ponting  AUS  77  140  19
 VIRAT KOHLI  IND  38  63  16
 Allan Border  AUS  93  154  15
 Steve Smith  AUS  34  60  15
 Steve Waugh  AUS  57  83  15

23 - In the second innings of Trent Bridge Test Virat Kohli scored 23rd hundred of his Test career - the joint fourth most for India.

Most hundreds for India in Test cricket -

 Player  Match   Innings   100 
 Sachin Tendulkar  200  329  51
 Rahul Dravid  163  284  36
 Sunil Gavaskar  125  214  34
 VIRAT KOHLI  69  118  23
 Virender Sehwag  103  178  23
 Mohammad Azharuddin   99  147  22

440 - Virat Kohli has scored 440 runs in this series so far - the most by an Asian captain in a Test series in England.

Most runs scored by Asian captains in a Test series in England -

 Player  Team   Match   Runs   Avg      100   Year 
 VIRAT KOHLI  IND  3*  440   73.33  2  2018
 M Azharuddin  IND  3  426  85.20  2  1990
 Javed Miandad  PAK  5  364  60.66  1  1992
 Sourav Ganguly   IND  4  351  58.50  1  2002
 MS Dhoni  IND  4  349  34.90  0  2014
 Vijay Hazare  IND  4  333  55.50  0  1952

* still 2 more Tests remaining in ongoing India - England series

1834 - Runs scored by Virat Kohli as captain away from home in Test cricket - the most by any Indian Test captain.

Most runs scored by Indian captains away from home in Test cricket -

 Player   Match   Innings   Runs   Avg     100   50 
 VIRAT KOHLI  19  31  1834  61.13  9  4
 Sourav Ganguly  28  43  1693  43.41  3  11
 MS Dhoni  30  53  1591  32.46  0  14
 M Azharuddin  27  41  1517  37.92  5  5
 Rahul Dravid  17  30  1219  46.88  4  6
 Sachin Tendulkar   13  21  1098  54.90  4  5
 Sunil Gavaskar  18  29  1023  37.88  2  5

 


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 24 Aug, 2018

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