The India-England Test series starts from February 5 to March 28 for four Tests, five T20Is, and three ODIs. Chennai will host the first two Tests. The final two Tests will be played at the newly built stadium in Ahmedabad. Ahmedabad will host the T20I series followed by Pune for the ODI series.
Meanwhile, a look at the top 5 run-scorers in the India-England Tests will be a good exercise before the marquee series begins. The Test series is almost a straight shootout for a berth in the World Test Championship final.
England and India are both coming into this series on the back of memorable series wins. While India beat Australia 2-1 down under, England beat Sri Lanka 2-0 at Galle. In this article, we take a look at the top 5 run-getters in the India-England Tests in India.
Top 5 Run-Scorers in India-England Tests in India:
1. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli has scored the most runs among all the players in the current squad between two teams. After Kohli’s forgetful England tour of 2014, he has scored over 1000 runs in the next two series against the opposition. Virat Kohli scored 655 runs in the 2016-17(home) series followed by 593 runs in the 2018 (away)series.
Overall in nine matches, Kohli has scored 843 runs in nine matches in India which includes three hundreds and two fifties. He tops the list among the top 5 run-scorers in India-England Tests.