Virat Kohli equals the staggering record of Sachin Tendulkar
Virat Kohli is one of the excellent batters on the cricket field in India. Do you know any other thing instead of enjoying Virat’s elegant batting? Not all cricket fans love watching Virat in his form, hitting elegant sixes. Recently, played Match between India and Srilanka at Barsapar Stadium in Guwahati; Virat scored a hundred with incredible sixes and boundaries.
In the first ODI against Srilanka, held on Tuesday at Barsapara stadium, Virat Kohli showed his full batting strength. The fans are enjoying his 45th ODI century in Guwahati. Virat hit a hundred score in 80 balls only. This century is also the Virat’s 73rd International century. So this the Virat’s brilliant century against Srilanka he scored 113 runs over 87 balls.
Virat has a record of 27 centuries in test series in three Cricket formats and a single century in T20Is. In front of a vast fan crowd at Assam Venue, Virat headed off triplex by hitting ten boundaries and a single six. Kohli is yet gone from the field after scoring 113 runs on 87 balls in the second last over.
The overall score is 373 with a fall of 7 wickets in 50 overs total, and Virat is the top scorer in this match; with this latest century, Kohli has a collection of 20 hundred in the games played at home. Another Indian Cricket legend. Sachin Tendulkar also has a record of 20 tons at home. At this stage, Kohli equals the record with Sachin Tendulkar.
The most exciting thing is that Virat has scored 20 tons in only ninety-nine innings he played. In contrast, Sachin Tendulkar recorded these 20 centuries in 160 innings. Instead of Virat and Sachin Tendulkar, many other international players recorded centuries at home. In South Africa, Hashim Amla completed his 14 hundred in only sixty-nine innings. At the same time, Australian player Ricky pointing also scored 14 tons at home in 151 games.
Virat Kohli also has another record of having the highest scores in only 257 games, that is, and he scored 12500 in the One Day International Series. Sachin Tendulkar has recorded 49 hundred in ODIs, and Virat is very close to this record as he lacks only four hundred to reach the level.
Also, Virat has broken his record of Tendulkar by hitting nine hundred against Srilanka. Simultaneously, Both players have a history of nine centuries against Australia and the West Indies.
At the beginning of the game, Rohit Sharma and Shubman gill started the innings. Rohit Sharma supported India by scoring 83 runs for India, and Shubman gill scored 70 runs.
With this score, India has an excellent beginning to the match. Virat came into the field at 20th over. In the 22nd over, Virat started hitting boundaries against Srilankan bowler Dasun Shanaka with tremendous confidence.
After that, nobody could stop Virat Kohli from hitting sixes and boundaries. Virat marked his 50 score on 47 balls, and Srilankan, the wicketkeeper, dropped the catch. After that, the second catch was dropped when Rajitha was bowling to Virat. Kusal Mendias dropped the first catch, and the second catch was dropped by shanaka on 81 runs of Virat.
Virat’s brilliant batting was the most delicate part of the innings. With the increase of Virat’s score in the progress card, India’s score also increased rapidly. Virat went off the stadium after scoring 113 runs at 87 balls. However, India set a target of 373 runs for Srilanka. Kohli also recorded a century against Bangladesh in the previous matches.