Virat Kohli slams 13th Test century: Twitterati hail captain's gritty knock

Indore, Oct 8: Skipper Virat Kohli played a captain's knock to help India reach 267/3 at stumps on the opening day of the third and final Test against New Zealand at the Holkar stadium here on Saturday (Oct 8).

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The 27-year-old India batsman got his 13th Test centurt off 184 deliveries and added 167 runs for the fourth wicket with Rahane as the right-handed duo pushed the Kiwis to the backfoot with some exciting strokeplay in the final session.

This is also the right-handed-batter's highest run in eight innings following his 200 against West Indies in the Caribbean. A century was long overdue off Kohli's bat who was unable to score big in the Test format eversince his double hundred.

Fans took to Twitter soon after Kohli's gritty innings to hail him.

Here is how fans reacted:


 OneIndia News

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