Ravi Shastri, the former India head coach, has disclosed the reason behind India’s success in Test cricket. According to him, Virat Kohli worships Test cricket and the 99 percent of the Indian players love red-ball cricket.
“Virat Kohli worships Test cricket. 99% of the team will say they love Test cricket. That’s what India has done in last 5 years – remain No.1 at the end of every year”.
India became the number one side in ICC Test Rankings after defeating New Zealand in the second Test match in Mumbai.
Meanwhile, India thumped Australia twice and were leading in England under Shastri’s tenure. India became the first Asian team to win two consecutive Test series Down Under.