Oval. Team India captain Virat Kohli was dismissed for 44 in the second innings. Kohli scored 50 in the first innings of the fourth Test (IND vs ENG). Thus, he scored 94 runs in both innings. He has not scored a century in international cricket since November 2011. Not only that, he can’t even score 100 runs in a Test. Team India scored 191 in the first innings of the match. In reply, the English team scored 2290 runs. Thus, he got a big lead of 99 runs. By lunch on the fourth day, Team India had scored 329 for 6 in the second innings. Thus, he got a 230-run lead.
Since November 2019, Virat Kohli has not been able to reach 100 runs in both innings of the Test. In November 2019, he scored 16 runs against Bangladesh. He then got a chance to bat in just one innings. After that, in 12 Tests, he could not reach 100 runs alone. After that, Virat Kohli has scored a maximum of 94 runs in one match in the fourth Test of the current Test series.
Could not reach 50 runs in 5 Tests
Looking at Virat Kohli’s record of last 12 Tests, he could not reach 50 runs in 5 Tests. At this point, Virat Kohli’s highest score was 74 runs. He scored this against Australia in Adelaide in December 2020. Speaking of the last three innings of the current series, Kohli has certainly given signs of a comeback. He has scored 55, 50 and 44 runs. Although they could not transform it into a century.
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Team India’s troubles increased
Team India has started well in the five-match series. The team was close to winning the first Test but could not play the last day due to rain. The team won the second Test at Lord’s by 151 runs on the last day. But in the third Test, Team India suffered a major defeat. England defeated him by an innings and runs. In the first innings of the match, Team India could score only 78 runs. The team then went down to 191 in the first innings of the fourth Test. Team India’s troubles are increasing in the series due to poor batting.
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