- Virat Kohli has scored 7240 runs in 86 Tests and 11867 runs in 248 ODIs so far. He has 2794 runs in 82 T20s.
Team India has reached Australia. However, Captain Virat Kohli will play only the first match of the 4 match test series as he will take paternity leave after the match. He is expected become a father in January 2021. On this, former England captain Michael Vaughan said that it will be easy for Australia to win the Border-Gavaskar series if Kohli withdraws from the series.
Vaughan tweeted- Virat Kohli will not play three Tests in Australia. The first child is going to be born in their house. He made the right decision, but it would mean that Australia would easily win the series.
India has to play three ODIs and three match T20I series before the Test series in Australia. Kohli will be present for both T20I & ODI series and after the 1st test match he’ll be on paternity leave.
50% fans will get entry in day-night test
The day-night test will be held in Adelaide, in which the government approved 50% of the audience to watch the match. The capacity of this stadium is 54 thousand spectators. After this, 25 thousand fans will get entry in the Boxing Day Test to be held in Christmas Week. The stadium has a spectator capacity of one lakh. The Victorian Government and Melbourne Cricket Club will jointly prepare the Covid Security Plan for the safe entry of fans.