India defeated England in the second Test Match convincingly by a margin of 246 runs at the YSR Stadium in Visakhapatnam. Skipper Virat Kohli was awarded Man of the Match for scoring 248 runs (167, 81) in the match.
During the presentation ceremony, Kohli said: ‘Vizag is a lucky ground for Me and its as special as Adelaide for Me. As a cricketer, You wish to play exciting cricket as many people come to watch. The supporters help you over tough situation’.
So far, Kohli scored two ODI Centuries and one Test Ton in Vizag. He also have two 90-plus scores and one 80-plus score in the same ground. He managed to be top scorer every time he played here.
Batting First, India posted a score of 455 in the First Innings. England managed to get only 255 in reply. After getting allout for 204 in the second innings, India set a target of 405 to chase. England, however, collapsed to end the innings at 158. India take 1-0 lead in the five match Test series.