India’s captain Virat Kohli played a an historic Innings of his career, he scored unbeaten 157* and helped the team to post a huge score of 322 runs in the second ODI against West Indies in Vishakhapatnam.
In addition to Kohli’s historic innings, Ambati Rayudu (73) helped the team to score 321 for six wickets in 50 overs. The two batsmen, Virat Kohli and Rayadu added a 139-run partnership for the third wicket.
With a Innings of 157, Captain Virat Kohli created tons of records to his name, but todya we will see the 4 biggest records made by him.
4. Fastest to complete 4000 runs in home country:
Kohli completed 4000 runs in India. With this he became the fastest to reach 4000 runs in home country in just 78 Innings. In this case, he left behind Sachin and Dhoni. Sachin completed 4000 runs in 92 innings, while Dhoni 99 innings.
3. Fastest to complete 10,000 runs in ODI Cricket:
Indian captain Virat Kohli completed his 10000 runs and became the fastest batsman to reach this record.
King Kohli completed 10,000 runs in the 205th innings of 213th match and in this case, Sachin Tendulkar (266 matches, 259 innings) broke the world record. Virat Kohli became the world’s 13th player and fifth batsman of 10000 runs.
2. Highest average to score 10,000 runs:
Even in the case of average, yes, in this matter also Virat is the number one batsman in the world. Virat reached this feat at an average of 59.17. Earlier this record was with Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni completed his 10,000 ODI runs at an average of 51.30.
1. Leading run scorer for India:
Virat Kohli has even gone past former Indian captain MS Dhoni in case of leading run scorer for India, he his now behind only by Rahul Dravid (10768), Sourav Ganguly (11221) and Sachin Tendulkar (18426).