Virat has so far scored nine hundreds since January 2018, except for one ODI, India won all ODIs.
Virat is just 8 centuries away from Sachin Tendulkar's ODI centuries
Sports desk Despite Virat Kohli's century being scored, Team India lost to Australia in Ranchi on Friday. One reason for this is that Virat is not getting better from the other end. Watching the last 14 months, this is the first time that Virat made a century in ODIs and Team India lost the match.
From one January 2018 to 19 ODIs, Team India has started in ODIs. Of these 9 names alone are names of Virat.
During this time, 16 teams from all over the world scored a total of 109 ODIs. Most of these teams have been put up by India's batsmen. England's team at number two. His batsmen scored 17 centuries. However, batsmen from Australia, South Africa, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland, Zimbabwe, Nepal, UAE and Papua New Guinea have scored fewer than Virat
17% of 109 centuries made by Team India's batsmen
Papua New Guinea
Virat scored 500+ runs in 69 days
Virat has so far scored 584 ODI runs this year. If he is going to score runs at this pace, he will break Sachin Tendulkar's record of 1894 runs in a calendar year. Sachin scored so many runs in 34 matches in 1998. The record of making the most in ODIs last year was Virat's name. Virat scored 1202 runs in 14 ODIs last year.
Virat has the highest century in the last 10 years
Virat scored his first ODI century against Sri Lanka in Kolkata on 24 December 2009. It was his 13th innings of ODI career. Since then, he has already scored 41 centuries. During this time no batsman of the world has been able to score more than his hundred. South Africa's Hashim Amla is the second in terms of deciding the century since December 2009. He has scored 26 centuries At the same time, Rohit Sharma has 22 and South African AB de Villiers has scored 21 centuries. De Villiers has retired from all forms of cricket last year.
9 centuries away from Sachin's record
Sachin Tendulkar has scored the most hundreds in ODI International. He has scored 49 hundreds in 463 ODIs. Virat Kohli is in second place. He has 41 centuries in 225 ODIs. Overall, Sachin has scored 100 international hundreds. Ricky Ponting of Australia at number two Ponting has 71 and Virat Kohli has a total of 66 hundreds.