New Delhi: On day two of the second Test between India and South Africa, Virat Kohli was caught swearing on the stump microphone. Kohli, known for his aggressive behaviour, was heard saying, “Shaam tak khelenge, inki g***d fat jaegi.” Also Read - IPL 2020 Live Cricket Score KKR vs RCB, Today's Match 39 Live Updates Abu Dhabi: Banton Out, Karthik Joins Morgan
Kohli was in the middle batting with Murali Vijay. The incident took place just before the tea break and Kohli wanted Vijay to make sure India do not lose further wickets. However, in the last session of the day, India lost three wickets incising that of Vijay. Also Read - KKR vs RCB Dream11 Team Prediction Dream11 IPL 2020: Captain, Vice-captain, Fantasy Playing Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore T20 Match 39 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi 7.30 PM IST Wednesday, October 21
Meanwhile, carrying on his good show Kohli notched up his 21st century on day three. The 29-year-old swashbuckling batsman achieved the feat off 146 balls with ten boundaries. Also Read - IPL 2020, KKR vs RCB in Abu Dhabi: Predicted Playing XIs, Pitch Report, Toss Timing, Squads, Weather Forecast For Match 39
Kohli reached the three-figure mark in the 67th over when he worked the first ball of Lungi Ngidi’s 12th over towards mid-on.
This is Kohli’s second hundred in South Africa. He had earlier scored 119 in Johannesburg in 2013. With this century, the right-handed batsman became the second Indian captain after Sachin Tendulkar to score a Test hundred in South Africa.
Kohli resumed the day with an unbeaten 85 after India reached 183 for five at the close of Day Two in reply to South Africa’s first-innings total of 335.
At the time of filing this report, the tourists were at 287 for the loss of eight wickets, with Kohli and Ishant Sharma batting on 141 and 0, respectively.