India vs Sri Lanka- 50% Crowd Allowed for Virat Kohli 100th Test Match 

India vs Sri Lanka- 50% Crowd Allowed for Virat Kohli 100th Test Match 

The first match of the Test series between India and Sri Lanka will be held in Mohali on 4 March 2022. This match is going to be special for the spectators. The Board of Control for Cricket in India has given a green signal to 50% of the crowd for the India vs Sri Lanka 1st test match. It is a big occasion for former India captain Virat Kohli who will play his 100th Test match on Friday. Kohli is only the 12th Indian cricketer to play in 100 Test matches.

Ind vs SL 1st Test Match – 50% Crowd Allowed for Virat Kohli 100th Test Match 

The first Test match of the 2-match Test series between India and Sri Lanka will be played from 4 to 8 March 2022 at the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali. This match is very special for cricket fans and Kohli. Because it is the 100th test match of former Indian captain Virat Kohli. That is why the board has allowed spectators on 50% of the seats in the stadium.

Board of Control for Cricket in India has now officially informed the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) to allow upto 50% crowd and to make immediate arrangements for the same. RP Singla, PCA treasurer, has stated that they have received the official communication from the BCCI to allow 50% of spectators at the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali for the first Test Match between India and Sri Lanka. 

Singla also noted that they will now allow the sale of the online ticket from Wednesday onwards. “We got the communication from BCCI about the allowing of fans for the 1st Test Match at Mohali. So far, we will allow the online sale of tickets from Wednesday onwards. Fans will be there to watch Virat Kohli Play his 100th Test Match,” said PCA treasurer RP Singla. 

Earlier, the BCCI had faced a lot of criticism on social media as fans were furious over not specifically allowing spectators for Kohli’s coveted 100th Test Match when the spectators were seen in the T20I series against Sri Lanka and day and night. was also seen for Test/. in Bangalore. Many fans on social media also linked this decision to the ongoing tussle between BCCI vs Virat.

India vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Match 

The Sri Lanka team is currently on an Indian tour and here they are playing a 3-match T20I series and the 2-match test series. Sri Lanka has lost the T20 series. Now the first match of the Test series is starting in Mohali on March 4. The special thing is that this test match is very important for Virat Kohli. Also, Read- List of Players with the Most ODI Runs for India

Talking about his overall Test career so far, Virat Kohli has scored 7962 runs in 99 Test matches at an amazing average of 50.39. The right-handed batsman has scored 28 fifties and 27 centuries. Cricketers like Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, Dilip Vengsarkar, Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble, VVS Laxman, Harbhajan Singh, Virender Sehwag and Ishant Sharma are the cricketers who have played at least 100 Test matches for India.

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