World Cup 2023 / With India's victory, Kohli left Sachin-Dhoni behind - made place in top-3 of the list

Vikrant Shekhawat : Nov 03, 2023, 09:00 AM
World Cup 2023: The Indian team has seen excellent performance in all the matches so far in the ODI World Cup 2023. Till now, Team India has played 7 matches in this mega tournament and by winning all of them, they have secured their place in the semi-finals as well. The Indian team won the match played against Sri Lanka at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai with a huge victory of 302 runs. With the team's victory in this match, Virat Kohli has achieved a special record by leaving behind the great player Sachin Tendulkar.

Virat left Sachin behind in the number of matches won

Team India's match against Sri Lanka saw a one-sided performance in all departments including batting, bowling and fielding. Even though Kohli missed scoring a century in this match, a brilliant inning of 88 runs was seen with his bat. At the same time, Virat Kohli has now reached the first position in terms of being a part of the matches won by the Indian team in international cricket. In this matter, Kohli has left behind Sachin Tendulkar, who has been a part of the team in 307 winning matches. Whereas Kohli has now been a part of the team in 308 matches. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is also included in this list with victory in 298 matches while Rohit Sharma is a part of victory in 289 matches.

In terms of being a part of the team's victory in the most number of matches in international cricket, former Australian captain Ricky Ponting is at the first place, having been involved in the team's victory in 377 matches. Apart from this, former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene is at second place with victory in 339 matches, while Virat Kohli has now reached third place in this list with victory in 307 matches.

Kohli's bat is speaking loudly this year

Virat Kohli's bat has been seen speaking strongly in the year 2023 so far. In ODIs this year, Kohli has scored 1054 runs at an average of 65.88. In the World Cup too, Kohli has now reached second place in the list of batsmen scoring the most runs with 442 runs. Team India has to play its next match in the mega event on November 5 against South Africa, who have also seen excellent form in the tournament so far.