Virat Kohli Surpasses Sachin Tendulkar for This Record

Virat Kohli becomes the Leading run scorer for India in ICC tournaments: After breaking various records Virat Kohli is among one of the best players of the T20 world cup this year. Virat scored a total of 296 runs this world cup, becoming the most run-scorer of this year’s T20 world cup including four half-centuries.

After team India’s match against Bangladesh on Wednesday, Kohli surpassed Sri Lanka’s captain Mahela Jayawardene’s record for most runs in the T20 world cup (1016) after scoring 64 runs in 44 balls. This was a huge milestone for Kohli as well as India as he surpassed cricket legends like Chris Gayle and Sachin Tendulkar from the list securing the first position on the list.

let’s see who else Virat Kohli has surpassed while breaking his national and international records this year,

Virat Kohli becomes the Leading run-scorer for India in ICC Tournaments

After creating a world record Kohli also broke the record for becoming India’s leading run scorer for India in ICC Tournaments with 2757 runs. Kohli has now surpassed some of the best Indian players with the highest run records including Sachin Tendulkar who has 2719 runs, Rohit Sharma who has 2486 runs, and 1707 runs by Yuvraj Singh.

Even though India did not win for finals, the Indian team has received many milestones and has given us one of the most interesting international matches this year. We will see more of the Indian Cricket team in the coming matches with their new strategies and level-up games.

India has Test matches and ODI scheduled against New Zealand, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka before the year ends. Thus even before the IPL season begins in 2023 cricket fans will not be disappointed and see their favorite players on the field soon.

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Payal Kumari
Payal Kumari
Payal Kumari is pursuing her bachelor's in journalism from St. Xavier's College, Ranchi. She is a sports enthusiast and currently pens down her thoughts for Sports Axle.


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