Virat Kohli will touch this legend if he scores a century in South Africa
Gnews: Virat Kohli will touch this legend if he scores a century in South Africa. Ricky Ponting will be watching TV anxiously when Indian Test captain Virat Kohli takes to the field for the Boxing Day Test against South Africa at Centurion Ground on Sunday, December 26. Virat Kohli has not scored a century for almost two years. Virat would like to end the drought on South African soil. The Indian captain will touch a big world record with Virat Kohli scoring a century in that country. Touch in terms of international centuries.
If the 33-year-old Virat manages to score at least one century in the entire series against South Africa, he will become the highest-scoring captain in international cricket (42). He will surpass Ricky Ponting, who has 41 centuries as captain in international cricket. Kohli now has a total of 41 centuries as captain in all three formats.
Here is a list of the captains who have scored the most hundreds in international cricket as captains:
1. Virat Kohli / Ricky Ponting – 41
2. Graeme Smith – 33
3. Steve Smith – 20
4. Michael Clarke – 19
In international cricket, Virat Kohli has 60 centuries to his name. Only two ahead of Virat Kohli. They are legendary two stars Ricky Ponting (61) and Sachin Tendulkar (100). Kohli has not scored a century since 2019. But this time he is desperate to return to form.