Legends Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Virender Sehwag, VVS Laxman, and Rahul Dravid were popular as Fab Five in team India during the 2000s. All these GOATs played over 100 Test matches and contributed a lot for Indian cricket. They knew how precious playing the 100th Test match for team India was.
On the account of Virat’s 100th Test, all these Legends congratulated Virat on this special feat and lauded his contribution to Indian cricket. The BCCI released a special video of these Legends appreciating King Kohli.
Dada said, “Virat had a great journey. Starting 10-11 years ago and getting to where he has been is an exceptional achievement. On behalf of the BCCI and as a former captain, I would like to congratulate him”.
Sachin said, “During Australia tour in 2007, everyone was talking about one player, to look for the future and that is when I heard the name Virat Kohli for the first time, good luck for your 100th Test”.
Rahul said,” It was a great achievement from one test to 100 tests, which was a remarkable achievement. He also said, “Virat Kohli has carried this team for a long time. He’s been the captain for 5-6 years, he’s always delivered. He averages over 50 playing 100 Tests, it’s a great achievement for India’s one of the greats”.
Viru lauded in his trademark style. VVS Laxman lauded the passion and dedication of Kohli when he made his debut against West Indies till now. And he also said how Kohli inspired millions of millions inside and outside India. He anticipated that Kohli will become the first Indian to score a century on the 100th Test match.
Sourav is likely to attend Kohli’s 100th Test match tomorrow in Mohali.