Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

Virat Kohli's fifth Test double century helped India take a lead of 405 runs against Sri Lanka at the end of Day 3 in Nagpur.

FirstCricket Staff November 26, 2017 19:13:43 IST
Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory
Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

Indian captain Virat Kohli scored a double century on as India took a commanding position in the second Test against Sri Lanka at Nagpur. AP

Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

Kohli scored 213 runs off 267 balls as India scored a mammoth 610/6. AP

Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

Cheteshwar Pujara resumed from where he left on Day 2 and fell seven runs short of 150 runs. AP

Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

After Ajinkya Rahane got out, Kohli got the support of Rohit Sharma and the duo stitched together a 173-run stand. AFP

Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

Sharma scored his first Test century in four years as Kohli declared after Sharma's ton. AP

Virat Kohli slams his 5th Test double ton as India six wickets away from victory

Virat Kohli and co ended the day on a high as Ishant Sharma got the wicket of Sri Lankan opener Sadeera Samarawickrama to leave the visitors reeling at 21/1. AFP

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