The dominance of the Indian team continued on the second day of the Dominica Test match. The Indian team scored 312 runs for the loss of 2 wickets by the end of the second day’s play. Thus the Indian team has a lead of 162 runs. Yashasvi Jaiswal and Virat Kohli remained unbeaten after the second day of the Dominica Test. Yashasvi Jaiswal is currently unbeaten on 143 off 350 balls, while Virat is on 36 off 96 balls. Both the players have a partnership of 72 runs. Also, in the first Test match against West Indies, Virat created a special record. In this, he also surpassed legendary former opener Virender Sehwag.
Virat Kohli’s record
Virat Kohli has won the 5th place in the list of batsmen who scored most runs in Test cricket while playing for the Indian team. Virat did this performance by overpowering Virender Sehwag. Virat has scored 8515 runs in his Test career till the match against Windies. Sachin Tendulkar (Sachin Tendulkar) is the top scorer of Indian team with 15921 runs in Tests. He is also the highest run-scorer in Test history. Also, the second highest run-scorer in Tests for India is Rahul Dravid. He has scored 13265 runs in Tests.
Who else is included in the list?
In addition, Sunil Gavaskar is on the third position in this list. He has scored 10122 runs in Test career. Interestingly, he also holds the world record of being the first in Test history to cross the 10,000-run mark. VVS Laxman is fourth in the list. He has scored 8781 runs in Tests. After that now Virat has occupied the fifth position with 8515 runs. After this, Sehwag has slipped to the sixth position with 8503 runs to his name. (Virat Kohli 5h highest runs getters for India in test get past Virender Sehwag)
Highest run-scorer for India in Tests
15921- Sachin Tendulkar
13265- Rahul Dravid
10122- Sunil Gavaskar
8781- VVS Laxman
8515- Virat Kohli*
8503- Virender Sehwag
Rohit’s century blast after success! Team India towards a big lead
Record breaker Rohit! A great feat was done directly surpassing Viru and Gavaskar