Former captain Anil Kumble reckons that Virat Kohli has the “right game” to fit in at the crucial No. 3 slot in the Indian Test team even though it will be impossible for anyone to step into Rahul Dravid's shoes.

“I have followed Virat closely since his India under-19 days and he has matured a lot. I am impressed by the manner in which he has improved in the past one year in terms of game, discipline and overall fitness,” Kumble said.

“He has quickly adapted to the rigours of international cricket and for a 23-year-old to do that is phenomenal. He has a Test hundred in Australia and I believe he has the right game to fit in at No. 3,” the former India captain said.

“However, there is no one who can replace Rahul Dravid. He has been an achiever for the past 16 years and it's certainly not easy to score 23,000 international runs,” Kumble added. — PTI

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