Virat Kohli and Dhoni: The third match (day-night) of the four-match Test series between India and England will be played at the Sardar Patel Stadium (Motera) in Ahmedabad from 24 February. The Indian captain has a special chance to create history in this match.
If the Indian team wins the third Test match, then captain Virat Kohli will achieve another feat. He will overtake former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in terms of winning the most Test matches as a captain on domestic soil.
At present, both (Virat and Dhoni) are on par with captains, winning 21-21 matches. Virat equaled Dhoni after securing the second Test win played in Chennai. This was the 21st victory at home under Virat’s captaincy, while the Indian team won the same number of matches under the captaincy of former captain Dhoni.
In statistics, the Indian team has played 28 matches under the captaincy of Virat Kohli. In this, he has won 21, lost two, and drew five matches. At the same time, under Dhoni’s captaincy, Team India played 21 wins, three defeats, and six draws in 30 matches.
Currently 1-1 in the four-match Test series. Now the third Test match between the two teams will be played at the new Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad which will be de-night. The two teams will have a pink ball test match for the first time.