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    ...Off-spinner R. Ashwin (21 wickets), leg-spinner Amit Misra (15 wickets) and Ishant Sharma (13 wickets) played their part, but Kohli, a little over two years into India captaincy now, said a few hours before leaving for Colombo that the “team culture created then (August 2015)” had resulted in India believing that it could win overseas Test series. All set to lead India in his ninth full Test series, Kohli did not name Ravi Shastri for creating that belief and culture, though he may have intended to. He said: “I think that tour (of Sri Lanka in 2015) for us was a landmark. If you look at the average age of that team a couple of years ago; obviously the players have matured from then on, it’s been 24 months. That tour for us was a sort of start of the belief system that we can win away from home and we do have the side required to win away from home. ...

    The Hindu on July 20, 2017, 12:54 a.m.