IND vs SA: Virat Kohli hits his first century of 2019; India 356/3 at lunch


India’s test captain Virat Kohli raced to his first Test century as India posted a strong total of 356 runs for the loss of 3 wickets on Day 2 of the second Test against South Africa in Pune.

Virat Kohli is currently at an unbeaten 104 runs off 183 balls with a strike rate of 56.83. Virat Kohli hit 16 boundaries en route to his century, the last which brought his ton. Meanwhile, Ajinkya Rahane played the perfect role as supporting hero as he too brought up his fifty. Rahane is currently unbeaten on 58 runs off 161 balls with a strike rate of 36.02. Rahane hit eight boundaries during his innings.

Earlier on Day 1, opener Mayank Agarwal hit his second century in the series as he scored 108 runs in 195 balls with 16 boundaries and 2 sixes. Cheteshwar Pujara also hit a respectable 58 off 112 deliveries.

For South Africa, Kagiso Rabada was the pick of the bowlers as he bagged all three wickets for 65 runs.