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Twitterati Loses Control As Kohli Takes A Nap On Field During Test Match

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| December 4 , 2017 , 19:28 IST

Team India is currently hosting 3-match test series against Sri Lanka while putting their A-one game in front. The entire team is playing with utmost sincerity but it is captain Virat Kohli who is grabbing eyeballs by breaking records back to back.

Known as the run machine, Kohli lost his cool on the 2 day of the 3rd test when the Sri Lankan players were unable to concentrate on the game due to the deadly level of Smog in the national capital at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium, which persuaded him to declare the innings at 536.

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Following his announcement, his announcement, the Sri Lankan team came to bat on the field and the innings continued on the 3rd day as well. During the December 3 match, Virat laid on the ground after long after of batting constantly for a while.

Seems like the fatigue of playing constantly finally took a toll on the captain. However, the incident was instantly noted by the witty Twitterati who never leave a chance to pull people's leg. As expected, the micro-blogging website was flooded with a string of memes.

Check out some of the hilarious tweets here:

By the end of the third-day match, Sri Lanka scored 356/9 proving India's solid bowling team. All-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin took three quick wickets dismissing Mathews (111), Roshen Silva (0) and Niroshan Dickwella (0).

Following his wonderful wicket taking experience, Ravindra Jadeja also contributed to the total of 9 wickets by taking two Sri Lankan players out of the field. 181 runs partnership between Chandimal and Mathews for the fourth wicket before Ashwin took the latter out.

Chandimal's appreciative innings of 147 from 341 balls with 18 boundaries and a six helped Sri Lanka's stay in the game. With two days remaining for the conclusion of Sri Lanka series, team India will later lock horns with South Africans, the team for which will be announced on Monday.