The Indian batting sensation, Virat Kohli, has created a record which will be remembered for many years to come, as he has become the highest run-scor
The Indian batting sensation, Virat Kohli, has created a record which will be remembered for many years to come, as he has become the highest run-scorer in men’s T20 World Cup history.
Kohli achieved the feat in a match against West Indies, during the ongoing ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia. The 30-year old batsman smashed 72 runs off 44 balls, taking his tally of T20 World Cup runs to 762, surpassing the previous record of 755 runs held by Martin Guptill of New Zealand.
This is the latest of many achievements for the Indian captain, who has amassed all sorts of runs across all formats of the game, making him one of the greatest batsmen that the sport has seen. Kohli, who is the current captain of the Indian team, is one of the leading run-scorers in Tests and ODIs, and has also became the quickest batsman to reach 10,000 runs in ODI cricket.
Kohli’s batting prowess is exemplary as he has been absolutely consistent in world tournaments and has time and again proved his mettle as one of the most prolific batsmen of the game. This feat of maximum runs in T20 World Cups will surely give a big boost to Kohli’s morale and that of his teammates, as they look to win their second T20 World Cup this year.
Kohli has been a vital part of the Indian cricket team for many years now, and with his recent achievement, he has cemented his legacy even further. It is truly incredible to see Kohli create such records, and it is No Doubt that he will continue his fine form and break many more records in the years to come.
Virat Kohli achieves highest run-scorer record in T20 World Cups
Indian captain Virat Kohli breaks all records on his way to achievement
The Indian captain Virat Kohli has gone above and beyond all expectations as he capped off his extraordinary world cup performance with a new achievement. He recently became the highest run-scorer in Men’s T20 World Cup history, with 578 runs in 24 matches.
Details of the record:
- Kohli is the only player with 500+ runs: Kohli is the only player in Men’s T20 World Cup history to have scored over 500 runs in a single World Cup.
- Kohli is the first batsman to score multiple centuries in a single tournament: Kohli also made history as he became the first batsman to score two centuries in a single tournament.
- Kohli tops the run-scorers list: Suresh Raina is the second highest run-scorer with 548 runs, followed by Rohit Sharma with 506 runs.
- Kohli’s batting average of 91.33 is the best in the tournament: Kohli also has the best batting average in the tournament, with 91.33.
Kohli’s unprecedented success
Kohli’s success in the tournament is nothing short of extraordinary. He is the perfect example of a modern-day batsman who can put the opposition under tremendous pressure, defying the limitations of the game and pushing it to the next level.
Kohli has set a benchmark that will be difficult to match and his efforts in the tournament will no doubt inspire many players around the world, who want to emulate the great man.
Virat Kohli’s dominance in Men’s T20 World Cups is a testament to his greatness and his leadership of the Indian team. He has not only scored the highest runs in the tournament, but also done it with a batting average of 91.33, a feat that not many players have achieved. He is an inspiration to many and his performance in the tournament will be remembered for years to come.