Teams of India and Pakistan are going face to face in Colombo. After losing the toss, the batsmen of the Indian team came to bat first and gave a brilliant performance of batting. (Virat Kohli India Vs Pakistan: King Kohli make history ODI 2023) KL Rahul and Virat Kohli crossed the century mark for India. India scored 356 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in the allotted 50 overs. Thus, Babar Azzam’s captaincy for Pakistan has a target of 357 runs for victory.
Now Pakistan has a target of 357 runs to win the match. Virat Kohli and KL Rahul played strong innings for the Indian team. Rahul scored his sixth and Kohli’s 47th ODI century. Rahul (Virat Kohli India Vs Pakistan: King Kohli make history ODI 2023) scored 111 off 106 balls and Kohli played an unbeaten innings of 122 runs off 94 balls. There was a partnership of 233 runs on 194 balls between the two.
Indian team captain Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill gave a strong start in the match. Rohit played an innings of 56 runs on 49 balls. During this time, he scored 4 sixes and 6 fours. While Shubman Gill played a brilliant innings of 58 runs off 52 balls.
Virat Kohli returned to the pavilion after scoring 122 runs off 94 balls. He hit 9 fours and 3 sixes in his innings. Apart from this, KL Rahul remained unbeaten by scoring 111 runs off 106 balls. This wicketkeeper batsman hit 12 fours and 2 sixes in his innings. At the same time, Virat Kohli touched 13 thousand runs in ODI format. Virat Kohli has become the fastest batsman to score 13 thousand runs in ODI cricket.
Virat Kohli’s ODI career:-
Statistics show that Virat Kohli has scored 13024 runs in 267 innings of 278 ODI matches. No other batsman has touched the figure of 13 thousand runs in ODI format in fewer innings than this. So far, Virat Kohli has scored 47 centuries in his ODI career. Apart from this, the former Indian captain has crossed fifty runs in 65 matches.
KL Rahul scored the sixth century of his ODI career:-
KL Rahul scored an unbeaten 111 off 106 balls. The Indian wicketkeeper batsman hit 12 fours and 2 sixes in his innings. Virat Kohli and KL Rahul shared a record partnership of 233 runs off 194 balls for the third wicket. Due to the brilliant performance of both the players, the Indian team has set a huge target of 357 runs against Pakistan. Before this, Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill made an excellent opening partnership of 121 runs.
Virat Kohli (Virat Kohli) is the former captain of the Indian cricket team in Test format and ODI and T20 formats. Right-handed batsman Kohli is considered one of the best batsmen in the world. He has also been the captain of the 2008 Under-19 World Cup winning Indian team. He has captained the IPL team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
Virat Kohli was born in Delhi on November 5, 1988 (Virat Kohli Birth). The names of his mother and father are Saroj Kohli and Premji Kohli (Virat Kohli Parents). His brother name is Vikas and an elder sister, Bhavna (Virat Kohli Siblings). Kohli did his schooling from Vishal Bharti School (Virat Kohli Education). He married Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma in Italy on 11 December 2017 (Virat Kohli Marriage). Virat – Anushka (Virushka) also has a daughter whose name is Vamika (Virat Kohli Daughter). Kohli is known by the nickname “Chiku”.
Kohli made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka at the age of 19 (Virat Kohli ODI Debut). He started his Test career in 2011 (Virat Kohli Test Debut) Virat achieved the ranking of number one batsman in ODI for the first time in 2013 (Virat Kohli ODI Ranking) He remained the top ranked T20I batsman from 2014 to 2017 ( Virat Kohli T20 Ranking) He was at the number one position in all three formats in the ICC ranking on 13 December 2016 (Virat Kohli Number One).
Kohli was honored with Arjuna Award in 2013 and Padma Shri in 2017. He is the co-owner of FC Goa in ISL. Kohli is one of Forbes Most Valuable Athletes. In 2018, Time magazine named Kohli among the 100 most influential people in the world. Was included in the list (Kohli Time Magazine). He was honored with the Khel Ratna Award in 2018.