IND vs SL: Virat Kohli hit his second consecutive century in ODIs, broke this big record of Sachin Tendulkar

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IND vs SL: Virat Kohli hit his second consecutive century in ODIs, broke this big record of Sachin Tendulkar
IND vs SL: Virat Kohli hit his second consecutive century in ODIs, broke this big record of Sachin Tendulkar

IND vs SL: Virat Kohli hit his second consecutive century in ODIs, broke this big record of Sachin Tendulkar

Indian team’s veteran player Virat Kohli scored an impressive century in the opening match of the three-ODI series against Sri Lanka. Kohli achieved the record-breaking 45th century during his ODI history on Monday (January 10, 2010) at Guwahati. In the course of this, Virat equaled a record of Sachin Tendulkar, and also broke records. Kohli has not played in his home country since November of 2019. It is also the 73rd century in his international career.

Kohli’s ninth century of the ODIs of Sri Lanka. In this instance Kohli left behind Sachin Tendulkar (eight centuries). Sachin’s record for making the greatest number of centuries in the ODIs against one group is with Australia. Sachin is credited with nine centuries in his match against Australia. In the same way, Kohli has scored nine centuries against the West Indies.

IND vs SL: Virat Kohli hit his second consecutive century in ODIs, broke this big record of Sachin Tendulkar
IND vs SL: Virat Kohli hit his second consecutive century in ODIs, broke this big record of Sachin Tendulkar

Virat has recorded the 20th ODI century in his home. As far as scoring highest centuries in his home, Virat has surpassed Tendulkar. Sachin has scored the majority of his century with India. However 29 times he played a century on foreign surface. While at the same time, Kohli has scored 20 centuries in India and has scored 25 centuries in other countries. Kohli has left Tendulkar in the dust as the fastest to score 20 centuries. Sachin made 20 centuries in just 160 innings of India. In contrast, Virat did this in 99 innings.

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Kohli has recorded more runs than Sri Lanka in his ODI career. He has increased the amount of runs scored in this match to 2333. Prior to this, he scored the most runs with 2261 with his country, the West Indies. Virat had scored 2083 runs against Australia while he scored 1403 for South Africa.

Kohli has hit 100 runs in consecutive ODIs from August 2019. After that, Virat recorded 120 runs and scored 114 without a hit in the match against West Indies in Port of Spain. Virat hit 113 for Bangladesh on the 10th of December, and then 100 with Sri Lanka on 10 January.

Virat Kohli’s bat remained silent at the end of 2019 until the midway of 2022. In this time period, he was able to generate runs from his bat however, he was unable to achieve 100 in any form. He ended the gap with a century against Afghanistan at the Asia Cup. His bat then spoke loudly during the T20 World Cup. He also made hundreds in the ODIs against Bangladesh as well as Sri Lanka in ODIs.

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