[caption id="attachment_751271" align="alignnone" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Virat-Kohli-AFP-1.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-751271" alt="Virat Kohli has scored 502 runs in Tests against the West Indies. @ AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Virat-Kohli-AFP-1.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Virat Kohli has scored 502 runs in Tests against the West Indies. @ AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="India vs West Indies 2018, Virat Kohli, Mohammad Azharudin, Sunil Gavaskar, MS Dhoni, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman">Virat Kohli</a> will don the captain s hat again as India gear up to face West Indies in a <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/west-indies-to-tour-india-for-2-tests-5-odis-and-3-t20is-in-october-740225">two-match Test series</a> beginning in Rajkot on October 4. Kohli (502 runs), who was rested from the side for the recently-concluded <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/asia-cup-2018-200946/">2018 Asia Cup</a>, is 37 runs short of surpassing former India skipper <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/mohammad-azharuddin">Mohammad Azharuddin</a> (539) against the West Indies in Tests. <p></p> <p></p>Kohli, who has a batting average of 38.61 in 10 Tests he has played against the West Indies, has already left <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/mahendra-singh-dhoni/">MS Dhoni</a> (476 runs) behind. <p></p> <p></p>Meanwhile, batting great <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/sunil-gavaskar/">Sunil Gavaskar</a> (2746 runs) tops the list in the number of runs scored in Tests against the Windies. Former India cricketers <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/rahul-dravid/">Rahul Dravid</a> (1978 runs) and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/vvs-laxman/">VVS Laxman</a> (1715 runs) occupy the second and third spot respectively. <p></p> <p></p>As far as the head-to-head record goes, West Indies have played 94 Tests against India since 1948. West Indies have won 30, lost 28 and drawn 46 matches.