Virat Kohli recorded a record in Kanpur ODI. Prior to Kanpur ODI, He scored 1991 runs in 39 matches at an average of 58.55. Prior to Virat Kohli, South African batsman Hashim Amla has been in second place in international cricket in 1988, while the England ranks third in this record in 1855. He has completed 2,000 runs in international matches as he scored 9 runs in the third ODI against New Zealand in Kanpur. So far this year, after 113 runs in Kanpur ODI, He has 2104 runs in 40 international matches, which is the highest run of any cricketer.
New Zealand needed a goal of 338 to win
Earlier, losing the toss in the one-day match at Kanpur for batting, Team India could score 337 runs in the loss of 6 wickets in 50 overs. India opener Rohit Sharma and captain Virat Kohli shared a 200-run partnership. Both scored 100 runs. Rohit has scored 147 and Kohli have given India a strong position after playing 113 innings.
We know Virat Kohli has already completed 1000 runs in ODI cricket in 2017. However, this year Kohli’s name is 449 and 195 runs in T-20 matches. Virat Kohli has left behind Australian captain Ricky Ponting this year. ODIs After scoring a century against New Zealand in Kanpur ODI, Kohli has scored 32 centuries. Virat Kohli is second in the list of the most hundreds in ODIs. Sachin Tendulkar is number one with 49 centuries. While Kohli has scored 2595 international runs in 2016 It is now necessary to see if Virat Kohli can break the record of last year or not. Kohli is still ready to play 12 matches this year, who will play in the next two months. In which New Zealand will play three T-20 series and three Test one-day and T-20 series against Sri Lanka.
Last year, Mahendra Singh Dhoni had achieved the goal, while other Indians had Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly and Mohammad Azharuddin.
Most Runs in a Calendar year Awards of Virat Kohli
- Between Years 2010 and 2014, Virat Kohli was the highest run scorer for the Indian team in the calendar year. Virat Kohli consistently performed with the bat and in many situations, his great game won the game for the Indian team. Along with batting, Kohli is also making aggressive in the field and is struggling to win his team.
- Kohli scored the highest score for India in Test cricket in 2015 and 2016. According to the circumstances, he has included himself in every format, in which there are these great awards in the history of Kohli. It shows Kohli’s commitment with each format of the game.
Captaincy Achievements of Virat Kohli
- Kohli received the award of making two or more double centuries by any Indian captain.
- Virat Kohli is India’s fastest captain, who has scored 1000 ODI runs in his captaincy innings.