New Delhi. Former Indian captain Virat Kohli (Virat Kohli Helicopter Shot) Thiruvananthapuram ODI against Sri Lanka was very special. Virat scored the 46th century of his ODI career on Sunday. He has now come very close to breaking Sachin Tendulkar’s record of 49 centuries in the 50-over format. Virat Kohli is second only to Sachin Tendulkar in terms of most centuries in ODIs. Virat had scored his 45th ODI century on Bangladesh tour. Earlier, he was waiting for a century in this format for three consecutive years.
After scoring a century, Virat Kohli became even more aggressive in the match. The former captain thrashed the Sri Lankan bowlers fiercely. Virat Kohli faced a total of 110 balls in today’s match. During this, at an average of more than 150, 166 unbeaten runs came from the former captain’s bat. In today’s match, Lankan bowlers were fiercely involved. Virat hit 13 fours and eight sixes against Lankan bowlers in his innings. There came a time when the effort of the opposing team was seen only to keep Virat Kohli away from the strike.
📹 Mighty Maximum – a 97m SIX from Virat Kohli 👀👀
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 15, 2023, 17:22 IST