Virat Kohli again recorded a new ODI match. He broke Sourav Ganguly’s big record.
The New Zealand team captain Tom Latham decided to bowl first after winning the toss. Prithvi Shaw and Mayank Agarwal made the ODI debut for India and also landed as an opener.
The first match of the three-match ODI series between India and New Zealand was played today on 5 February. Team India captain Virat Kohli has a great record in this match.
Virat Kohli has made many records with his batting, has also set a special record in this match and broke the record of former captain Sourav Ganguly.
Ganguly had scored 5082 runs in 142 innings in ODI. While Kohli has scored 5123 runs in 83 innings. MS Dhoni still remains on top with 6641 runs on this list. While Azharuddin is in second place with 5239 runs.
In this match, Virat Kohli batted under difficult conditions and scored 51 runs.
Team India recently lost New Zealand to five of the five-match T20 series. In such a situation, his effort will be on the whitewash of the ODI series.