Bangladesh spinner Taijul Islam displayed a brilliant fielding effort to dismiss India’s captain Virat Kohli during the second day of the second test of the ongoing Bangladesh tour of India at Eden Gardens. it happened after Kohli’s attempted flick Bangladesh seamer Ebadot Hossain.
Kohli guided him down his line in a delivery that was bowled outside the foot-stump. Islam, who was on a fine leg, raced to his right to eventually climb into the air and finish the catch in the air halfway through.
Kohli, who thought the ball was going to a boundary, after being dismissed, couldn’t resist appreciating the fielder with his gesture. It was at the same time that Hossain played and danced in his usual manner towards the Indian skipper.
Coming in the last night to bat at No. 4 on the 13th, Kohli scored in another game-changing effort his 27th Test Century. Kohli finished by scoring 136 (194) with the help of 18 fours before leaving.
Kohli scored his 27th Test century at No. 4 in the 13th over last night in another game-changing effort. Before leaving, with the help of 18 fours, Kohli finished scoring 136 (194).
Virat has also completed his 70th international century, apart from becoming the fastest to score 5,000 runs as Test Captain.
How Twitter Reacted:
It took an absolute stunner in the deep to end #KingKohli's magnificent knock of 1⃣3⃣6⃣ 👌
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) November 23, 2019
— Kabir (tej) (@TejaHyder) November 23, 2019
This is his 27th Test century and 70th overall
1st Indian to hit a century in day and night test
— Manjinder S Sirsa (@mssirsa) November 23, 2019
#KingKohli adds a pink feather to his crown with a century at the Eden Gardens. Congratulations @Viratkohli for being the first Indian and Asian to score a century in Pink-Ball @imVkohli pic.twitter.com/haMvMcN4mM
— SP Velumani (@SPVelumanicbe) November 23, 2019