Virat Kohli surpasses Brian Lara for Most Double Centuries as Captain

Posted on:04 Dec 2017 10:25:19
Virat Kohli surpasses Brian Lara for Most Double Centuries as Captain
04 December 2017 Current Affairs: Virat Kohli after becoming the first captain to register a hat-trick of centuries in a three-match series, the Indian skipper scaled yet another milestone when he scored his sixth double century, the highest as a captain.

He overtook West Indies great Brian Lara, who held the record previously with five double tons in Tests.

With a sixth double hundred, Kohli has also tied Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag for the most 200-plus scores for India in Tests.

While Tendulkar had six double centuries, Sehwag had recorded four double and two triple hundreds.
Virat Kohli after becoming the first captain to register a hat-trick of centuries in a three-match series, the Indian skipper scaled yet another milestone when he scored his sixth double century, the highest as a captain.

He overtook West Indies great Brian Lara, who held the record previously with five double tons in Tests.

With a sixth double hundred, Kohli has also tied Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag for the most 200-plus scores for India in Tests.

While Tendulkar had six double centuries, Sehwag had recorded four double and two triple hundreds.

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