Virat Kohli steps down as Indian Captain in Test Cricket


It has been two days only since the Men in Blue have fallen through once again against the Proteas in South Africa as they lost the Test series 2-1. Today, both the dressing room and the nation have been flabbergasted after Indian Captain Virat Kohli made a shocking announcement on his social media handles that he has decided to step down from India’s Test captaincy. So as it stands, the Indian cricketing star won’t be seen leading the nation anymore in any of the three international formats.

Virat Kohli steps down as Indian test captain

Let’s have a look at the records set by him during his term as Indian Captain. One should also not forget that, his records in Test Cricket are even regarded as one of the greatest and finest records in Test Cricket history by any Captain.

In Tests:

Matches – 68
Won – 40
Lost – 17
Draw – 11.
Win Percentage – 58.82

Not only that, Virat Kohli‘s records as Captain in International Cricket across all three formats is something that will be a dream for any Captain to replicate.

In International Cricket:

Matches – 213
Won – 135
Runs – 12,883
Average – 59.92
Hundreds – 41

Dipro Mukherjee
18. Calcutta. Sagittarius. Sports Columnist.


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