Virat Kohli becomes eighth Indian to score a Test ton in South Africa

Virat Kohli (119) has recorded his career-best score in Tests, eclipsing the 116 vs Australia in the 2011-12 Adelaide Test.

updated: December 19, 2013 13:53 IST
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# India have won three successive tosses at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg between 1997 and 2013. (Click here for full coverage on India's tour of South Africa)

# By merely stepping on to the field at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, Mahendra Singh Dhoni became the first Indian player and the 14th overall to record a half-century of Tests as captain. He is the first to play 50 Tests as captain-cum-wicketkeeper. (Also read: Sachin will be proud of Kohli, says Gavaskar)

# Since the Adelaide Test vs Australia in January 2012, the Johannesburg Test is India's first Test away from home. India have lost eight successive Tests away from home before the Johannesburg Test.

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