Cricket365 – India captain Virat Kohli was today presented with the prestigious ICC Test Championship Mace as his team retained the top spot in the ICC Test Team Rankings.

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  • India captain Virat Kohli was today presented with the prestigious ICC Test Championship Mace as his team retained the top spot in the ICC Test Team Rankings.
  • India ensured the number one spot on the ICC Test Team Rankings and a prize of $1 million after their victory in the Johannesburg Test against South Africa last month ensured that no team can move ahead of them in the Test rankings at the 3 April cut-off date.
  • India captain Virat Kohli: “It’s truly a great feeling to hold the ICC Test Championship mace again, which is an acknowledgement of our success in the truest format of the game.
  • ICC Chief Executive David Richardson: “India has been simply outstanding in Test cricket over the last twelve months and I’d like to congratulate Virat and his team for retaining the Mace.
  • ICC Cricket Hall of Famer Sunil Gavaskar: “It’s really nice to be handing over the ICC Test Championship mace once again to the Indian captain.


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