Virat Kohli IND vs BAN Match : Virat Kohli batted at number-3 in the One Day World Cup (ODI World Cup-2023) match against Bangladesh in Pune. He achieved a great record in international cricket during this time.
Virat Kohli IND vs BAN Match : Indian cricket superstar Virat Kohli achieved a big feat on Thursday against Bangladesh in the One Day World Cup (ODI World Cup-2023) match. Bangladesh scored 256 runs by losing 8 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs while batting first in this match. Virat hit the ball again.
India was given a target of 257 runs
Acting Bangladesh captain Najmul Shanto won the toss and elected to bat first at the MCA Stadium in Pune. The team scored 256 runs for 8 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs with the help of opener Liton Das (66) and Tanjid Hasan (51). Apart from him, Mahmudullah contributed 46 runs and wicketkeeper batsman Mushfiqur Rahim contributed 38 runs. Pacers Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj and Ravindra Jadeja took 2 wickets each. Shardul Thakur and Kuldeep Yadav got 1 wicket each.
Highest score is 50 plus
Captain Rohit Sharma (48) and Shubman Gill (53) gave India a good start. Both made an opening partnership of 88 runs. Then Virat Kohli came in to bat at number-3 and batted perfectly. He completed the 69th century of his ODI career during this time. Virat achieved a big record with this. He surpassed the legendary Jacques Kallis for the highest 50 plus score in international cricket.
Sachin is the king of records
Among the world’s greatest batsmen, Sachin Tendulkar is on top of this list. He scored 264 times 50 plus in international cricket. After him comes former Australian captain Ricky Ponting. Ponting scored 217 times 50 plus in international cricket. The third number in the list is the name of Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara (216 times 50 plus score). Now Virat Kohli has reached the fourth number. He has scored 50 plus 212 times. Jacques Kallis (211) is 5th in the list.