IND vs ENG 3rd Test: Virat Kohli wins toss for first time after eight Tests

IND vs ENG 3rd Test: Virat Kohli wins toss for first time after eight Tests
IND vs ENG 3rd Test: Virat Kohli wins toss for first time after eight Tests

IND vs ENG 3rd Test: Virat Kohli wins toss for first time after eight Tests: Not just Virat Kohli but the fans were amazed as the Indian skipper won the toss for the first time in nine attempts during a Test in England. Even Kohli declared- “ It’s a surprise I’ve won the toss.” Virat Kohli’s luck with the coin hasn’t been great for the Indian team. However, after winning the toss in the ongoing third Test at Headingley against England, Kohli chose to bat first.

IND vs ENG 3rd Test: Virat Kohli wins toss for first time after eight Tests

Infact, the Indian skipper Virat Kohli has won of the lowest toss win percentage for India in Tests. In the 64 matches that Virat Kohli has appeared for the toss for team India, he has won the toss on just 28 occasions. His toss winning percentage remains around 43.75%.

However, there is a vibrant side to look whenever Virat Kohli has won the toss for India as a captain.

Played: 28
Won: 22
Lost: 1 (36 happened)
Drawn: 4

This is the best record by any Test captain in World when won the toss.

Also read: Ind vs Eng Playing XI, 3rd Test: Virat Kohli sticks to winning combination, R Ashwin stays on bench at grass-less Headingleyq

India vs England: Playing squads at Headingley 

England Squad:
Playing:
Rory Burns, Haseeb Hameed, Dawid Malan, Joe Root (c), Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler (wk), Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Craig Overton, Ollie Robinson, James Anderson
India Squad:
Playing:
Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj

IND vs ENG 3rd Test: Virat Kohli wins toss for first time after eight Tests

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