Virat Kohli may have missed a century against Netherlands, but he has equaled a special record of Sachin Tendulkar.
Fans were expecting his 50th ODI half-century from Indian batsman Virat Kohli against Netherlands. But as soon as Kohli completed his half-century, he bolted. Despite this, he has equaled Sachin’s big record.
In the ongoing India vs Netherlands match in Bangalore, the Indian team won the toss and decided to bat first. First Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill made a wonderful start as soon as they arrived. After this, Virat Kohli, who came at number three, started his steady innings.
Virat looked in good form in this match. He completed his half-century in 53 balls. In this innings, Virat scored 51 runs in 56 balls with the help of 5 fours and 1 six. With this, Virat has equaled Sachin Tendulkar in scoring 50+ most times in a single edition of the World Cup.
However, everyone expected Virat to complete his 50th ODI century in this match and break the record of most ODI centuries held by the great Sachin Tendulkar.
Batsmen who have scored the most 50+ scores in a World Cup edition
- 7 – Sachin Tendulkar (2003)
- 7 – Shakib Al Hasan (2019)
- 7 – Virat Kohli (2023)