It look likes captain of Indian cricket team Virat Kohli is in love with batting of South African opening batsman Aiden Markram.
South Africa is hosting Australia for a 4 match test series. Last test match is going on at Johannesburg, while South Africa is leading by 2-1 in this series.
And with a great Inning from Markram South Africa is in great position in 4th match too.
Australia’s strong pillars Steven Smith and David Warner are no more in Australian squad as both are banned for a year because of Ball Tampering issue in 3rd test match at Capetown. And without them Australian team looks stumbled.
While talking about Markram inning, Aiden Markram hits his 4th test match hundred while just playing his 10th test match. He scored 156 of 212 balls before he got out to Pat Cummins.
Virat Kohli fan of Aiden Markram
With his great inning and batting style Indian captain Virat Kohli becomes his fan.
When Markram scored hundred Virat Kohli tweeted and praised him for his batting. He tweeted
Not the first time it happened
And it was not first time when Virat Kohli praised Aiden Markram. In third match also played at Capetown, Virat Kohli praised South African batsman with his tweet.
In that match, Markram scored 84 in 154 balls in 2nd inning and South Africa went on winning that match with 322 runs. Here is how Virat Kohli praised him in 3rd match
Aiden Markram is a delight to watch!
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 24, 2018
About the match
At the end of Day 1 of 4th and last test match of the series, South Africa were at 313/6. AB De Villiers also puts his hand in improving his team’s total and scored 69.