The Indian team was successful in leveling the series 1-1 by winning the Cape Town Test.
The Indian cricket team’s South Africa tour ended yesterday on January 4 after Team India won the Cape Town test match by 7 wickets. Let us tell you that after winning this match, India ended the Test series with a 1-1 draw.
So, this was India’s first win in Test cricket in Cape Town, apart from this it was also the last international match of former South African captain Dean Elgar. So on this occasion, former Indian captain Virat Kohli was seen gifting a signed jersey to the left-handed veteran.
On the other hand, Dean Elgar was not the only player to receive Kohli’s signed jersey. Let us tell you that Proteas spinner Keshav Maharaj posted a photo on his official Instagram account in which he has received a signed jersey from Virat Kohli. Apart from his signature, Kohli had also written “To Keshav, With Best Wishes” on this jersey. So while thanking Kohli, Maharaj wrote “One for the Wall, Thank you”
See this Instagram post of Keshav Maharaj
On the other hand, if we tell you about the performance of Virat Kohli on India’s tour of South Africa, then Player of the Tournament Kohli in the World Cup 2023 was rested for the limited overs series of this format.
So on this tour, Kohli had scored a total of 172 runs in four innings of two Test matches at an average of 43. Well, now it will be worth watching whether Kohli will get a place in the three-match T20 series against Afghanistan starting from January 11 or not?
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