Kohli termed the Historic win as the most special moment

 SMTV Desk 2019-01-07 13:28:47  India, Australia, Kohli
Kohli termed the Historic win as the most special moment

Sydney, January 07: Indian Run Machine Virat Kohli became the first Indian and Asian captain to win a Test series in Australia after the fourth and final Test ended in a draw in Sydney on Saturday.

The 30-year-old Virat Kohli led the Indian side by example, scoring 282 runs in four-Test series, including a century in Perth.

In this aspect, Following India s historic victory Down Under, Virat Kohli termed it as the most special moment of his career, adding that he is proud to lead such a skillful set of players.

"Firstly I want to say, I ve never been more proud of a team than this one. The culture we ve been able to build over the last 12 months. Our transition started here when I became the captain for the first time," Kohli said at the post-match presentation at the SCG.

"Only one word to say, I m proud. To lead these players is an honour and a privilege. They make the captain look good. Definitely deserve to enjoy this moment," he added.

Having won the first Test in Adelaide and third in Melbourne, the number one-ranked Indian Test team clinched the four-match Test series by 2-1. Australia had won the second Test in Perth, while the fourth Test in Sydney ended in a draw due to persistent rain in last two days.

Kohli, who was part of the Indian ODI team that won the ICC World Cup in 2011. Under the captaincy of MS Dhoni, India had won their second title at the mega-event after Kapil Dev s team in 1983.