Virat Kohli registered his 27th test ton.

Kolkata : Indian skipper Virat Kohli registered his 27th Check ton on session 1 of day 2. Virat Kohli is the primary Indian cricketer to attain century in pink ball. The day had began with India having a 68-run benefit and threatening to get many more. That lead had swelled by 115 more runs by Lunch.

Kohli moved from 59 of 130* within the session, highlighted India’s domination with 4 back-to-back boundaries off Abu Jayed at one level. And within the early a part of the session, he was matched shot-for-shot by his companion Ajinkya Rahane, who acquired his seventh fifty within the Check cricket.

The 99-run stand between Kohli and Rahane was amply helped by Bangladesh’s charitable lengths. The competitors between the 2 to play the best-looking shot of the day was maybe more carefully contested than the one towards the ball. You can decide from Kohli’s cover-drive, or his managed flick via midwicket or Rahane’s straight punch or his one-kneed drive – all of which got here inside the first hour of play additional highlighting Bangladesh’s insipidness.

The one bowler who threatened to take wickets was left-arm spinner Taijul Islam who acquired a pair to spin previous Kohli’s bat, after which had Rahane caught off a lower at level.

However Kohli’s domination, on the different finish solely grew as soon as he went previous his hundred, taking India’s lead to an enormous 183. India declared his first innings with 347/9.


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