Virat Kohli Becomes First Batsman to Score 3000 Runs in T20

Virat Kohli Becomes First Batsman to Score 3000 Runs in T20

India won the second T20 of the five-match series between India vs England by 6 wickets. India captain Virat Kohli touched the 3,000 runs milestone and becomes the first batsman to score 3000 runs in the history of international T20 in Ahmedabad.

Skipper Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 63 and debutant Ishan Kishan’s 57 helped the hosts win with 13 balls to spare. The Indian captain reached the milestone with the highest unbeaten 94 runs in 61 innings in 8 matches.

There is no century even though there are 26 fifties. Run average 50.7, strike rate 137.35! In addition, New Zealand’s Martin Guptill has scored 2739 runs in the International Twenty20. Kohli’s teammate Rohit Sharma with 263 runs.

 

India-England Second Match Short Score:

 

England: 164/6 (20 overs) (Roy 48, Morgan 26, Stokes 24, Tagore 2/29, Sundar 2/29)

India: 175/3 (16.5 overs) (Kohli 63 *, Kishan 57, Pant 26; Karan 1/22)