Virat Kohli is the only Captain who scored 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs
Virat Kohli is the only Captain who scored 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs

Kohli’s 3 consecutive centuries as captain in Test Matches

Virat Kohli is the first captain to score three consecutive tons in three-match Test series. Out of 3, 2 were double centuries. Against Sri Lanka in 2017 series, he scored 104 not out in India’s second inning followed by a massive 213 in second test only inning, again followed by a brilliant 243 in first innings of 3rd test. Virat Kohli is the only Captain who scored 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs.

Kohli scored 104* in 1st Test
Kohli scored 104* in 1st Test
Kohli scored 213 in 2nd Test
Kohli scored 213 in 2nd Test
Kohli scored 243 in 3rd Test. 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs.
Kohli scored 243 in 3rd Test

Virat Kohli’s 3 consecutive centuries as captain in One Day Internationals

In October, 2018, Virat Kohli was in tremendous form of his lifetime. He was just unstoppable and was scoring centuries at will in every match he was playing. His first century of of 3 consecutive hundred as captain came against West Indies on 21st Oct 2018. IN this match Kohli scored 140 in first ODI. In the second match, Kohli scored an unbeaten 157 runs on 24th Oct 2018 and then followed that up with a majestic 107 in third ODI on 27th Oct 2018 against the same West Indies team. This is a dream record of any captain. Virat just demonstrated how to lead from the front and be on the top of the game as a batman even while doing the captaincy. He became the only captain with 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs.

Kohli scored 140 in 1st ODI. 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs
Kohli scored 140 in 1st ODI
Virat scored 157* in 2nd ODI
Virat scored 157* in 2nd ODI
Virat scored 107 in 3rd ODI
Virat scored 107 in 3rd ODI

Virat Kohli’s, aggressive and attacking style of captaincy

Virat Kohli was the captain of the Indian national cricket team since 2017 till 2022 and has established himself as one of the most successful and influential captains in the world. Under his leadership, India has achieved numerous victories in all three formats of the game and has consistently ranked as one of the top teams in the world. Kohli’s aggressive and attacking style of captaincy has been instrumental in his team’s success and he is known for his ability to inspire and motivate his players. In addition to his tactical acumen, Kohli is also known for his sportsmanship and his ability to lead by example on and off the field.

Virat Kohli and Records of Centuries

Kohli’s ability to score centuries in all three formats of the game is a testament to his skill as a batsman and his versatility as a player. He is widely regarded as one of the best batsmen in the world and his centuries have helped him establish a reputation as one of the all-time greats of Indian cricket. One of the most talented and successful batsmen in the world, Virat Kohli has scored a total of 72 centuries (44 in ODIs, 27 in Tests and 1 in T20Is) in international cricket.

Virat Kohli, the legend of Indian Cricket History

Virat Kohli is a world-renowned cricketer and the integral part of the Indian national team. Known for his dynamic and aggressive style of play, Kohli has cemented his place as one of the best batsmen in the world. With 72 centuries in international cricket, he has consistently demonstrated his ability to score runs at the highest level. In addition to his success on the field, Kohli is also known for his philanthropic efforts and his dedication to fitness and healthy living. He is widely regarded as a role model and an inspiration to millions of fans around the world.

Overall, Kohli’s captaincy has been a major driving force behind India’s success in international cricket and his leadership will continue to be an important factor in the team’s future performances. Virat is the only captain with record of 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs.

FAQs

Which captain scored 3 consecutive centuries in Tests and ODIs?

Virat Kohli is the only Captain who scored 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs.

Who scored 5 consecutive test centuries?

Gautam Gambhir holds the record for being the only Indian cricketer to score centuries in five consecutive Tests. The streak began during India’s Test against New Zealand at Napier in March 2009, where Gambhir scored 137. From there, he continued to score centuries in consecutive Tests, culminating in a score of 116 in Chittagong in January 2010, with scores of 167, 114, and 167 in between.

Who scored most centuries in consecutive innings as captain in Tests for India?

Virat Kohli, the captain of the Indian cricket team, has joined an elite group of players by scoring three consecutive centuries in as many innings. This impressive feat has cemented his place as one of the greatest batsmen in the game.

Which captain scored 3 consecutive centuries in ODIs for India

Virat Kohli scored 3 consecutive centuries as captain in One Day Internationals for India against West Indies in Oct 2018. Virat holds the record of 3 consecutive centuries both in Tests and ODIs

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