Virat Kohli broke MS Dhoni’s record. Virat Kohli has scored 1125 runs in T20 International matches. And Rohit Sharma has become the batsman to score more than 10,000 runs as an opener in international matches.
Team India scored 179 for 5 wickets in 20 overs in the third T20 against New Zealand. Opener batsman Rohit Sharma and captain Virat Kohli played an important role in reaching this score.
Rohit hit 6 fours and 3 sixes, where he scored 65 runs off 40 balls. And, Virat scored 38 runs off 27 balls, hit 2 fours and a six during his innings. Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma played very well in the match and they both achieved many records.
Virat Kohli is already at number one in the list of highest run-scorers in T20 International. Now he has become the highest run-scorer as a captain. He broke the record of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, former captain of the Indian cricket team. Virat has now scored 2745 runs in T20 International.
Now Virat Kohli as captain has scored 1125 runs in T20 International matches. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has scored 1112 runs in 72 T20 Internationals at an average of 37.06. Rohit Sharma is at number three. He has scored 652 runs in 18 matches at an average of 38.35. And the record is at the top of South African cricketer Faf du Plessis
Rohit Sharma has become the world’s 21st and India’s fourth batsman to score more than 10,000 runs as an opener (batting first and second) in international matches. Rohit has an average of more than 50 runs as an opener. He is the first opener in the world to score more than 10,000 runs.