Virat Kohli, India’s legendary cricketer achieved an exceptional feat yesterday, in the semifinal match against New Zealand at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. India registered a phenomenal win against the Kiwis, by a margin of 70 runs after having posted a target of 398 runs with a loss of 4 wickets. The Men in Blue created history as the team reached the final stage of a World Cup edition after a gap of almost 12 years. In the last World Cup held in 2019, India and New Zealand locked horns against each other in the semifinals but unfortunately didn’t emerge victorious.
Magnificent record set up by the King!
Virat Kohli, hit the most significant century for his team yesterday, a gigantic 117-run century off 113 deliveries and smashed his 50th ODI century surpassing India’s Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar record of 49 ODI centuries. With this great achievement, he became the only player in the history of Cricket to smash 50 ODI centuries.
With the powerful knock, he registered his name permanently in the World Record books with all the former cricketers and fans in and around the world praising the 35-year old batsman for his extraordinary batting prowess. Not only people admire him as a cricketer, they adore him for his constant dedication for the sport and most importantly his down-to-earth nature.
Trending among the Top 5
After a swashbuckling knock, and excelling as a true sportsman making his country proud, Virat Kohli started trending among the Top 5 in many countries including USA. The countries he was trending in the Top 5 include the likes of India, USA, Canada, England, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand, Pakistan, Bangladesh, UAE, and Sri Lanka. Virat Kohli earned such an important mark through constant hardwork and dedication throughout his career. Despite people criticising Kohli for being inconsistent for a short period of time, he shut all the mouths with his exceptional performance, achieving something no one could ever achieve in their whole life.