Virat Kohli Surpasses Sachin Tendulkar’s Record of Centuries: An Indian Star batsman, Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar’s record of centuries in a series against Sri Lanka. Virat was in an abstract strike as he leveled up by hitting another hundred against Sri Lanka in the final ODI series held in Thiruvananthapuram.
Virat Kohli slipped into a flash as Kohli surpassed Sachin Tendulkar’s record of centuries in a series against Sri Lanka. Kohli made the 21st century in the matches played in India and, overall 46th century he made during ODIs.
At the end of 2022 IND vs. BAN, Virat Kohli smashes a hundred against Bangladesh and breaks Ricky Ponting’s record of ODI centuries. As the previous year ended up with a failure in the series, Virat Kohli’s massive century brought up confidence in the team.
Now, team India seems to be busier all year in the tournaments. India took a great start at the beginning of the year, showing more efficiency and potential against Sri Lanka. During the three days series IND vs. SL, Virat Kohli not only brought up the joy of recording an admirable hundred ton but also team India led the way to success and dominated Sri Lanka with a massive run defeat.
After this impressive record of hundreds, Virat Kohli is idealistic about enhancing the run record against Sri Lanka in the upcoming series held at Eden Garden on Thursday. Kohli’s sparkling collision against Dasun Shanaka direct approached Rohit Sharma and his partner to set an enormous target of 373 by the fall of 7 wickets in 50 overs match.
On the final ODI series day in Guwahati, Virat Kohli equalizes the record of Sachin Tendulkar’s centuries during ODIs. Also, this gorgeous century brings Kohli near to Sachin’s record as he has the record of 49 centuries. Virat Kohli is three points behind this record. Moreover, Kohli also has a record of having the highest runs during international tournaments and IPL matches.
Kohli brought up his century on 85 balls but reversed his speed as he finished the innings on 166 runs off 110 balls, including thirteen boundaries and eight sixes.
Kohli not only broke down the record of hitting the highest sixes in the series, but he also dominated the record of Mahela Jayawardene as he stays at number five on the list of top 5 scorers.
Top 5 scores of ODI tournaments:
- Sachin Tendulkar (18426)
- Kumar Sangakara (14234)
- Ricky pointing (13704)
- Sanath Jayasuriya (13430)
- Virat Kohli (12754)
Kohli Surpasses Sachin Tendulkar’s Record of Centuries in a Series India Against Sri Lanka
India won the toss and elected to bat first on the final day of the ODI series against Sri Lanka. The openers of the squad begin the match with great potential. With the fall of Rohit’s wicket, Virat Kohli and Shubman gill took responsibility for setting a huge target.
Shubman gill recorded his second hundred in the ODI series against Sri Lanka 116 runs off 97 balls, after which Kohli led the game to a smashing end setting up a massive target of 391 runs.
On the other hand, the Indian Squad showed great efficiency on the field, as the Sri Lankan squad was all out of the field at 73 runs. On the final day of the ODI series against the Sri Lanka led team India towards a glorious win as they dominated the Sri Lankan squad by 317 runs; that is a massive score in ODI cricket history.
Mohammad Siraj led India to a smashing victory by taking four Sri Lankan wickets. During the Match IND vs. SL, team India seemed to be testing their bowling ability against Sri Lanka with spin bowlers.