u-Kohli uhole usuku lamarekhodi aphuliwe kwi-India ngokushaya

Faf du Plessis of South Africa congratulates Virat Kohli of India  during Day Two of the Second Test of the 2019 International Series between India and South Africa at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, India on 11 October 2019. ©Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

Faf du Plessis of South Africa congratulates Virat Kohli of India during Day Two of the Second Test of the 2019 International Series between India and South Africa at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, India on 11 October 2019. ©Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

u-Virat Kohli uhole usuku oluphule amarekhodi kwi-India njengoba bafake ama-runs amaningi osukwini lesibili lomdlalo wesibili we-Freedom Series Test bedlala nama-Standard Bank Proteas e-Pune ngoLwesihlanu futhi, kuphindeka umdlalo wokuqala, bakhipha abathathu bokuqala kulaba abashaya phezulu kwizivakashi ngaphambi kokuphela kosuku.


Ama-Proteas aqede usuku ku-36/3 kuma-overs awu-15 ngaphambi kokuvalwa komdlalo bephendula u-601/5 omkhulu obekwe i-India emuva kwe-declaration.


Ubeke izinga losuku u-Kohli, ngokudlala kwakhe nokugijima phakathi kwezinti, ukushaya ikhulu lakhe eliphindiwe lama-Test okwesikhombisa futhi ngesikhathi enza i-declaration, kade esefike kwi-career best u-254 engakhishwanga (336 balls, 33 fours, 2 sixes) futhi washaya umphumela ophezulu kunayo yonke eseyashawa ukapteni wama-Test we-India.


Ngesikhathi efika kwikhulu lakhe eliphindiwe, uphinde wafika kuma-runs awu-7 000 kuma-Test futhi wadlala indima kwizinhlanganiso ezimbili zamarekhodi kwi-India kwimidlalo yama-Test bedlala ne-South Africa.


Kube ama-runs awu-178 ngenti yesine no-Ajinkya Rahane (59 off 168 balls, 8 fours) no-225 awuhlanganise ngenti yesihlanu no-Ravindra Jadeja (91 off 104 balls, 8 fours, 2 sixes).


Uhlehlise i-declaration u-Kohli enzela ukuthi u-Jadeja athole ikhulu kodwa ushaye ibhola kwi-boundary ezama ukuthi asheshe afike kodwa waphuma.


i-India ikhuphule i-run rate yabo kwi-session yokugcina beshaya njengoba abahlasela kwi-South Africa behlaselwa.


u-Kagiso Rabada uhlulekile ekunezezeleni kwizinti zakhe ezintathu zangosuku lokuqala kwathi ababili abashwiba ngesandla sokunxele baphisane ngama-runs acishe afika ku-300 phakathi kwabo.