Virat Kohli to Break Brian Lara’s Record of 400 Runs soon said by former Indian captain Kapil Dev. The 27 year old captain of India made his maiden double century against and ensured a 95 runs and an innings against West Indies. Kohli is doing great in all formats of cricket. He started with smashing 2 hundreds in One Day Series against Australia and turned his attention to t20 cricket. He also made 973 runs in Indian Premiere League and gave another chance to his fans to celebrate.
Indian Skipper Virat Kohli to Make 400 Runs Soon: Kapil Dev
Now Kohli is making his mark in test cricket as he made 11 centuries before this double century against Australia. He had chosen as India’s Test team captain after Mahendra Singh Dhoni announcement from this longest format of cricket.
Recently Kapil Dev said “Mark My Words. Virat Kohli will make 400 plus in a test match. Remember I said this first” He also said that Kohli is not as talented as Sachin Tendulkar but the former Sachin didn’t have the mental block that bugged the Master Blaster for better part of his career.
Kapil has been critical of Tendulkar dedication to the “Bombay School of Cricket,” which was more defensive and turned in to help batsman to score good without taking risks.
At present team India is playing its 2nd test against West Indies at Jamaica, where India is leading. Kohli scored 44 runs in first Innings. After 2 more test matches, India will return back home to play 13 test matches against New Zealand, England, Bangladesh and Australia respectively.
Kapil felt that Virat Kohli to Break Brian Lara’s Record of 400 runs. He also said “There is great improvement in Kohli’s batting style but style I would say that Sachin was more talented. With so many test matches, I am sure that Kohli will get the perfect pitch to break world record of 400 runs made by West Indies’ former cricketer Brian Lara. I know many pitches are turners in home season but I’m sure that he will get one or two perfect pitches. One day, the record will be in danger.”