Kohli achieved this feat within the first Test of the 2-match collection towards Sri Lanka, which started on Friday in Mohali, Punjab.
Kohli was felicitated by the top coach Rahul Dravid earlier than the beginning of the play the place Kohli’s spouse and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma was additionally current.
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“It’s well deserved, well earned, and hopefully it is just the start of many things to come. As we say in the dressing room, double it up,” stated Dravid.
Expressing happiness over this achievement, Kohli stated, “It is a special moment for me. My wife is here and so is my brother. Everyone is very proud. It is indeed a team game and it couldn’t have been possible without you. Thanks to the BCCI as well.
“In current-day cricket, with the quantity we play with three codecs and an IPL, the one takeaway the following technology can take from me is that I performed 100 video games within the purest format.”
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Meanwhile, India won the toss and elected to bat.
The first Test of the series against Sri Lanka also marks the start of Rohit Sharma’s rein as Test captain.
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