Virat Kohli has become the most successful Indian captain when it comes to enforcing follow-ons. Kohli enforced his captaincy career’s eighth follow-on this afternoon against South Africa after the Proteas were bundled out for 162 in the first innings of the Ranchi Test.
Kohli eclipsed former Indian captain Mohammed Azharuddin’s record, who had enforced follow-on seven times in the entirety of his captaincy career.
In the Ranchi test, South Africa, at the time of filing this story, are 5 wickets down at a score of 167 in their second innings. India is 2-0 ahead in the Freedom series.