Virat Kohli was a cheerful man on Thursday. He had a long list of motivations to be as the Indian cricket crew entered the Cricket World Cup semi-finals in decided design with a 302-run prevail upon Sri Lanka. Virat Kohli had a major impact in the success as he scored 88 and sewed an extraordinary stand with Shubman Gill (92). Virat Kohli drew near to equalling Sachin Tendulkar’s reality record of 49 ODI tons yet came up short by only 12 runs. In any case, he will have more open doors in the ongoing Cricket World Cup to rise to that imprint as well as outperform it.
In any case, Virat Kohli was feeling affable while India was handling. As fans at the Wankhede Arena sang the melody ‘My names is Lakhan’ from the film ‘Smash Lakhan,’ Virat Kohli gave them a great time by moving to the tune.
Virat Kohli outperformed notorious Sachin Tendulkar’s record by turning into the hitter with the most thousand runs scored in a solitary year in the ODI design.
Previous India skipper anyway neglected to match Sachin’s record of most ODI hundreds of years (49).
Virat crossed the 1,000 run mark in the 50-over design against his number one resistance Sri Lanka in the continuous World Cup on Thursday at the Wankhede Arena.
In his adorned vocation, Virat crossed the four-digit mark for the eighth opportunity which came during 2011-14, 2017-19 and 2023.
Sachin crossed the four-digit mark in a solitary year in the ODI design multiple times in 1994, 1996-98, 2000, 2003 and 2007.
Kohli’s thump of 88(94) was his tenth 50 or more score in the ODI this year. Shubman Gill is driving the diagram with twelve 50 or more ODI scores in 2023.
Virat’s down changing knock against the Lions likewise raised his 118th 50 or more score in the ODI design.
Virat and Gill’s 189-run stand was India’s second-most noteworthy organization against Sri Lanka in World Cups. The main spot actually has a place with Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly’s hair-raising organization of 318 runs at Taunton in 1999.
Virat was near the very edge of matching Sachin’s record of 49 ODI hundreds of years yet Dilshan Madushanka got the better of him with a more slow conveyance. He planned it a smidgen early and pointed it towards short cover, Pathum Nissanka jumped low to take a dazzling catch.
Kohli and Gill’s organization set out major areas of strength for a for India to set up a gigantic complete against Sri Lanka and secure their position in the semi-finals.