The Benchmark Is A Lot Higher For A Player Of His Class – Deep Dasgupta On Virat Kohli

Kohli ought to score a 100

Former India wicketkeeper batter Deep Dasgupta believes that Virat Kohli must score a century sooner rather than later.

Kohli ought to score a 100

He opined that the standards for a player of Kohli’s caliber are higher than most others.Fifties are just not sufficient for his prolonged class.

Kohli ought to score a 100

Kohli has looked in excellent touch with the bat in India’s ongoing series against England.He has scored two fifties and two forties across four Tests.

Kohli ought to score a 100

In a discussion on BBC’s Test Match Special podcast, Deep Dasgupta stated that the benchmark for players like Virat Kohli is much higher than mere mortals.

Kohli ought to score a 100

The Indian captain will have an opportunity to sign the series off with a century when the action moves on to Manchester for the final Test.

Kohli ought to score a 100

The last century the 32-year-old made across all the formats of the game was against Bangladesh in November 2019 when he scored 136 in the first-ever pink-ball test match in India held at Kolkata.

Kohli ought to score a 100

He had one of the best conversion rates until that point with 27 centuries and 22 fifties. However, since the last couple of years, it has been a different story.