In his 200 Test matches for his country, he scored 15,921 runs, averaging 53.78 and making 51 centuries in the process.
Only four Tests between an Asian team and England have ended in draws.
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However, the 45-year-old's long wait ended in vain as the play was called off shortly after Tea.
England and India were left frustrated at Lord's with persistent rain wiping out the whole of day one of the second Test.
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Hosts England lead the five-match series after their 31-run victory in the gripping first Test at Birmingham.
However, they will have to do it without Edgbaston match-winner Ben Stokes, whose trial for affray is ongoing at Bristol Crown Court.
Showers rarely relented in north-west London on the opening day, with the umpires making their final decision at 4:50 p.m. (1550 GMT) local time.
"When the wicket wears off, the spinners can come into play as well", Kohli said.
Neither England nor India, who might also make changes, are obliged to confirm their teams until the toss takes place.