T20 World Cup 2022, Ind vs Pak: 1,2,3.. Kohli breaks so many records
The chase master Virat Kohli wrecked a 43-ball fifty against Pakistan in front of 90,000 spectators at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday. India won by four wickets thanks to Kohli's undefeated 82 runs off just 53 balls.
Kohli hit 4 sixes and 6 fours in his 83-runs innings and broke a number of records also. Here is a full list of all those records that the former India captain ticked off:
1. Highest Run Scorer in T20
At this point in T20Is, Virat Kohli has scored the most runs. In the shortest format, Kohli has once more surpassed Rohit Sharma. With 110 games under his belt, Kohli has now amassed 3794 runs at a staggering average of 51.97 and a strike rate of 138.41.
2. Most Man of the Match Award in T20
Virat has been awarded Man of the Match, which was his 14th award in T20 International, the most for any male player. He surpasses Afghanistan captain Mohammad Nabi's 13 Player of the match record.
3. Highest Run Scorer in T20 World Cup
Kohli has scored 927 runs in T20 World Cup, surpassing Rohit Sharma's 851 runs to become the highest-scoring Indian player in the competition.
4. Most Man of the Player Award in T20 World Cup
He has received player of the match honors six times in the T20 World Cup, which is a record for a male player.
5. Equals Chris Gayle's record for the most 50+ scores
A total of four of Kohli's five half-centuries against Pakistan have occurred during the T20 World Cup. This equals Chris Gayle's record for the most fifty-plus scores against an opponent in a T20 World Cup match. Chris Gayle played for the West Indies. Gayle has four fifty-plus scores throughout the competition with Australia.