Virat Kohli and his many records in ODI cricket

Updated: 05 November, 2020 08:45 IST | Shawn.Dsouza
  • Virat Kohli has established a record for the highest individual innings by a captain at the Asia Cup, surpassing the 135 not out by Sourav Ganguly vs Bangladesh at Dhaka on May 30, 2000.

  • Virat Kohli became the first batsman to post three hundreds in India-Bangladesh ODIs.

  • Virat Kohli is the first batsman to record five hundreds in ODIs in Bangladesh - his tally being 868 at an average of 124.00.

  • Virat Kohli has a total of 28 ODI hundreds in chases, breaking Sachin Tendulkar's record of 17. He also surpassed Tendulkar's record for most tons in successful chases.

  • Virat Kohli took just 124 innings to reach 19 hundreds in ODIs - a record for this feat, outstripping Chris Gayle's feat of reaching the landmark in 189 innings.

  • Virat Kohli has hit the fastest ODI century by an Indian cricketer (in 52 balls).

  • Virat Kohli also set the record for the fastest batsman to 8,000 runs in ODIs in June 2017.

  • During the second ODI between India and West Indies in August 2019, Virat Kohli scored a century and in the process overtook Sourav Ganguly to become the second-highest run scorer in ODIs for India.

  • During his match-winning knock of 114 runs against West Indies in the third ODI on August 14, 2019, Virat Kohli set a record to become the first batsman to score 20,000 international runs in a single decade.

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India's star batsman and captain Virat Kohli celebrates his 32nd birthday today. We take a look at the many records set by the stylish batsman in the 50-over format and some of the records he has broken. Pictures/ AFP

First Published: 16 August, 2019 10:22 IST