Team India has lost the current ODI series against Australia. In the third and final match on Wednesday, Virat Kohli has the responsibility of saving the reputation. Indian team has lost by 66 and 51 runs respectively.
Kohli scored the fastest 12000 runs in ODIs
While Team India in Canberra descended from Australia to avoid a 0-3 clean sweep at the hands of Australia, captain Virat Kohli made a big achievement.
Virat Kohli, the world’s number one batsman in the ICC rankings, made a world record of completing the fastest 12000 runs in ODI International as he scored 23 runs during his 63 runs innings against Australia in Canberra.
32-year-old Virat became the batsman to achieve this feat in the lowest innings (242). He left behind master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who took 300 innings to complete his 12000 runs.
Virat Kohli already has the record of making the fastest 8000, 9000, 10000 and 11000 runs.
Virat Kohli runs 1000-11000 so far (in how many innings)
1000 runs in 24 innings
2000 runs in 53 innings
3000 runs in 75 innings
4000 runs in 93 innings
5000 runs in 114 innings
6000 runs in 136 innings (second after Hashim Amla-123)
7000 runs in 161 innings (second after Hashim Amla-150)
8000 runs in 175 innings (fastest)
9000 runs in 194 innings (fastest)
10000 runs in 205 innings (fastest)
11000 runs in 222 innings (fastest)
12000 runs in 242 innings (fastestVirat Kohli has so far scored 12040 runs in 242 innings of 251 ODIs at an average of 59.31. He has scored 43 centuries and 60 half-centuries. Talking of the most centuries, only Sachin Tendulkar is ahead of him, who had scored 49 centuries in his ODI career.