Virat kohli became fastest batsman to reach 20,000 international runs
- by Tripti-bhushan
- Jul 01, 2019 10:46
India captain virat kohli became fastest batsman to reach 20,000 international runs, across formats . He achieved this milestone in only his 417th international innings comprising 131 in tests, 223 in ODIs and 62 in T20Is), surpassing previous record held by sachin tendulkar and lara scored 20,000 international runs in 453 innings. with this, kohli became overall 12th batsman and third indian after sachin tendulkar and rahul dravid to reach 20,000 international runs.
He is fastest batsman to score 11,000 ODI runs. He had achieved this feat recently on june 16, 2019 during ICC world cup 2019 between india and pakistan played at old trafford england, he has scored 6613 runs in tests and 2263 runs in T20Is so far. He also scored his fourth succesive half century in the history of world cup made him only third captain in world to register four consecutive 50 plus scores.