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Virat Kohli World Records in Cricket: All Formats

Currently Virat Kohli is the ICC’s number one rank holder in ODI and test matches since a long time. He is the only Indian test playing cricketer who breached the 920 rating mark of ICC. Let us read some interesting records of cricket legend Virat Kohli in this article.
Jun 4, 2019 11:36 IST
Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli is considered the most complete batsmen in the present cricket era. As soon as he is playing the matches the records are following him. At the age of 30 Kohli has touched many milestones. Let’s read this article and find interesting records made by Kohli.

1. T20 debut: vs Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club, Jun 12, 2010.

2. ODI debut: vs Sri Lanka at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Aug 18, 2008

3. Test debut: vs West Indies at Sabina Park, Jun 20, 2011

4. IPL debut: vs Kolkata Knight Riders at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Apr 18, 2008

Why does Indian Cricketer's jersey has three stars above BCCI Logo?

Career Profile of the Virat Kohli

Batting Career Summary


M

Inn

NO

Runs

HS

Avg

BF

SR

100

200

50

4s

6s

Test

77

131

8

6613

243

53.76

11549

57.26

25

6

20

731

19

ODI

227

219

37

10843

183

59.58

11664

92.96

41

0

49

1019

117

T20I

67

62

17

2263

90

50.29

1647

137.4

0

0

20

223

54

IPL

177

169

26

5412

113

37.85

4112

131.61

5

0

36

480

190

1. Virat Kohli is the only Indian batsman who has secured 890 rating points in the ICC ODI ranking. Earlier best rating of 887 was hold by the Sachin Tendulkar in 1998.

2. Virat Kohli has become only the second India batsman after Sunil Gavaskar to reach the 900-point mark in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen.

3. Virat Kolhi holds the record of having highest ICC rating points (922) in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen. Gavaskar had career best rating of 916 points.

Note: Kohle has scored 5034 runs in the Indian Premier League so far. He surpassed Suresh Raina who also has scored 5000 runs in the IPL.

4. The Indian skipper scored sixth double centuries as a captain in test matches. He superseded Cricket legend Brian Lara, who had five double centuries as a test captain.

5. In October 2018, Virat Kohli became the fastest batsman to score 10,000 ODI runs. He took just 205 innings to reach the landmark while Sachin taken 259 innings to touch this landmark.

List of Cricketers who have scored 10,000 runs in ODI

6. Rahul Dravid scored 10,000 ODI runs after playing 10 years, 317 days while Kohli touch this feat by playing just 10 years and 68 days.

7. Virat Kohli became the first player to hit consecutive 3 centuries in against two opponents (West Indies & Sri Lanka).

8. Virat Kohli is fastest to score 1000 ODI runs in a calendar year. He battered Hashim Amla's record of 15 innings to score 1000 runs in 2010.

9. The man from Delhi is the only player scored more than 18,000 runs at an average of over 50 in all formats i.e. Test matches, ODIs and T-20 matches.

10.  Kohli also became the only captain to score the most ODI runs in a year. Kohli scored 1460 runs in 2017 and surpassed former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting's 1424 runs in 2007.

11. As a Captain Kohli made 6 centuries in the year 2017 and 2018 each. Kohli became the first captain in One Day Internationals to smash six ODI tons in a calendar year.

12. Kolhi is the most successful Indian ODI captain. As a captain Kohli's success rate is 75.89% which is better than M.S. Dhoni also.

So these were some interesting records hold by the Virat Kohli. We hope that in the years to come we will heard a lot about cricket records of the Virat Kohli.

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