IND vs SA 3rd Test In The 99th Test Kohli Would Like To End The Series Win Drought Of 30 Years
The final and deciding match of the three-match Test series between India and South Africa will be played in Cape Town from today. With there return of charismatic captain Virat Kohli in the third Test, the Indian team is eyeing a series win in South Africa for the first time in thirty years. The three-match series is tied at 1-1. The competition is likely to be tough. Because after the victory in the second Test, the morale of the host South Africa team will also be high.
Kohli Will play his 99th On The Occasion Of His Daughter Virushka's first Birthday
Kohli missed the second Test in Johannesburg last week due to an upper back strain. Kohli will play his 99th Test on the occasion of his daughter Virushka's first birthday. In such a situation, captain Kohli, who has been facing a lot of pressure for some time, would like to make this match memorable.
India Will Expect better performance from their batsmen
Kohli will Be One of the Greatest Captains Winning the first Test series in South Africa in three decades will certainly establish Kohli's name as the country's greatest better performance from its, however, India will expect better performance from its batsmen. Those who have not been able to perform as expected for some time. It will be important to score more than 300 in the first innings. After the first innings of the first Test at Centurion, the Indian team has not touched the 300 mark.
Kohli Among Similar Charismatic players
Kohli is 146 runs away from completing 8000 runs in Test cricket and he would like to achieve this target in this test. He also needed two more catches to complete his 100 catches. There are such players in the team whose mere presence gives a psychological advantage to the team. Captain Kohli is among such charismatic players.
Look At Kohli's batting in the Last Two Years
Be it batting or fielding, Kohli's presence on the field is enough to make the opposing team uncomfortable. He may not have scored a century for two years, but his presence for two years, but his presence forces the opposition team to change strategy. However, if you look at Kohli's batting in the last two years, unlike Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane, he has faith in his batting as long as he stays at the crease.
Bowler Ishant Sharma is also In The Last Phase of His career
Fast bowler Ishant Sharma is also in the late stages of his career and Mohammad Siraj's leg injury may give him a chance. In the last six months, he has been battling with poor form and injury. The nature of South African pitches and Ishant's ability to consistently throw maidens with lengths of over six feet make him a better choice than Umesh Yadav.