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On this day Virat Kohli made his test Cricket Debut against West Indies failed In 1st Test ANN

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On this day Virat Kohli made his test Cricket Debut against West Indies failed In 1st Test ANN

On this day Virat Kohli made his test Cricket Debut against West Indies failed In 1st Test ANN

Abhinav Mukund and Praveen Kumar also made a test debut with Virat Kohli, but only Kohli was able to take his career forward with success. Today Kohli has played 86 Test matches and is the captain of the team.

‘Morning shows the day’. This saying may be true in general, but sometimes such times have come when it has also been proved wrong. At the moment, the start of Test career of the world’s best batsman was also not much special. 9 years ago, on this day Virat Kohli started his Test career. In 2011, the first match of the India vs West Indies series was held in Kingston, Jamaica, in which India won the toss and decided to bat first and Team India scored 246 runs in the first innings.

Kohli flopped in both innings

This match saw the debut of three Indian cricketers including Abhinav Mukund and Praveen Kumar along with Virat Kohli. In the first innings, Virat Kohli was able to score only 4 runs after playing 10 balls and he was dismissed by fast bowler Fidel Edwards. Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Raina took the team to 246 runs even after the Indian innings only 85 runs 6 wickets out. Bhajji scored 70 and Raina scored 82 runs.

West Indies were all out for just 173 runs in the first innings. Praveen Kumar and Ishant Sharma took 3-3 wickets. Legendary batsman Rahul Dravid played a marathon innings for India in the second innings. Dravid had scored 112 runs after playing 274 balls and took the team to 252 runs.

In the second innings, Virat Kohli could not do anything special and once again became the victim of Fidel Edwards. This time Kohli was able to score only 15 runs by playing 54 balls.

Despite this, Team India won in this match. The West Indies team went on to chase 326 runs to win, but it was reduced to just 263 runs. Playing his first match, Praveen Kumar once again took 3 wickets. Ishant Sharma also led India to victory with them by 3 wickets.

Rahul Dravid was the man of the match, who played an important role in the team’s victory by scoring 40 runs in the first innings and 112 runs in the second innings.

Today is the king of batting

In this way, Kohli started his career in Test cricket. He took time to settle in this format, but when he started scoring runs, then all the bowlers of the world were seen struggling to stop him.

Today, after playing 86 Tests, Virat has scored more than 7 thousand runs with an average of about 54. He has 27 centuries in his name and his reign in batting has remained for the last few years.

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T20 series between Australia and West Indies has been canceled

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October T20 series between Australia and the West Indies has been canceled

T20 series between Australia and the West Indies has been canceled

Australia’s October T20 series against the West Indies The Calling-19 epidemic has affected the international sports calendar due to the postponement of the T20 World Cup in Australia in November and this month. There is an ODI series against Zimbabwe.

Cricket Australia said the purpose of the three-match West Indies series was to practice for the T20 World Cup, but could no longer meet that purpose. “In light of this development … matches were postponed … agreed to do so.”

Earlier, the India-Australia T20 series in October was canceled. It has not been decided whether the T20 series between India and Australia will be held again. Cricket Australia recently applied to India to play a T20 series in the December-January tour.

The Australian team could be seen playing at their home ground at the end of November. A Test match will be played between Australia and Afghanistan from November 21 to November 25. Australia recently canceled a series against New Zealand and Zimbabwe this month.

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T20 series between Australia and the West Indies has been canceled

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