Virat Kohli becomes the Fastest batsman to Score 11000 Runs in ODI
Indian skipper and world best batsman Virat Kohli broke yet another record on the eve of India Pakistan match. During his magnificent knock of 77, Virat Kohli crossed the 11k runs milestone in ODI cricket and Virat Kohli becomes the fastest batsman to score 11000 runs in ODI.
Kohli already has a plethora of world record under his belt and is the best contender to break Sachin Tendulkar record of 100 international hundreds and 34, 357 international runs. Virat Kohli has already scored 66 international centuries ( 41 ODI and 25 test) and 19 896 runs in World cricket. He is only 104 runs short to reach the 20,000 international runs milestone. India will play its next match against Afghanistan on June 22 at Southampton and there are chances that he might score a ton in the next match and complete his 20k runs.
He achieved the amazing feat in just 222 innings (230 ODI’s), the batsman next to him is his idol Sachin Tendulkar, who crossed the 11000 marks in 276 innings.
Another day, another #ViratKohli fifty!
— ICC (@ICC) June 16, 2019
Former Australian Ricky Ponting is third on the list with 11000 runs in 286 innings (295 matches).
Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly achieved the 11000 milestones in 288 innings (295 matches) and is number 4 on the rankings.
South Africa batting maestro Jacques Kallis took 293 innings/ 307 matches to reach 11000 runs and Sri Lankan batting wizard Kumar Sangakkara took 318 innings/ 340 matches and are on the fifth and sixth position respectively.