25 Novermber, Earlier, Kohli slammed a powerful 136 and additional ninety nine runs together with his deputy Ajinkya Rahane who fell for a fluent fifty one On Day 1, Cheteshwar Pujara conjointly smitten an identical fifty five.
The India captain cover-drove Ebadot Hossain to reach 99 and, with the crowd chanting his name, took two off spinner Taijul Islam to bring up his 27th test century, and 20th as captain.
Kohli equalled former Australian nice Ricky Ponting’s record of forty one international centuries as captain.
With the century, the 31-year-old also surpassed Ponting’s tally of 19 Test tons as skipper.
The supernatural batter, who now has back-to-back tons at Eden Gardens with the last coming against Sri Lanka in 2017, took 159 balls to get to his century.
Kohli shifted gears when reaching to his hundred and hit Abu Jayed for four consecutive fours before Ebadat removed him with Taijul moving from deep sq. leg and hurling himself into the air to take a stunning catch.
Kohli hit eighteen fours in his 194-ball vigil, which was more than the entire Bangladesh team who had folded in 30.3 overs in their first essay.
In Bangaldesh’s first dig, opener Shadman Islam was the highest scorer with 29 as only three batsmen crossed double figures.
Ishant ran amok as Umesh grabbed 3 and Mahomet Shami snared 2.
Bangladesh have had to decision 2 concussion substitutes when Liton Das and Nayeem Hasan sustained nasty blows to the helmet within the 1st innings and Muhammad Mithun conjointly took a knock because of visibility being a problem below lights. Mushfiqur too was hit on the helmet.