Virat Kohli scored most runs in ICC finals history IND vs AUS world cup 2023 | IND vs AUS: Virat Kohli created history, left behind all the great batsmen of the world

By Nishu Bhardwaj November 19, 2023 5:02 PM IST

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Virat created history in the World Cup final

IND vs AUS World Cup 2023 Final: Team India’s star player Virat Kohli is the highest run-scorer so far in the World Cup 2023. He has scored 50+ runs 9 times in this tournament. Even in the final match of the tournament, many big records have been broken with his bat. By scoring 41 runs in this match, he has made a big record in the history of the World Cup. Virat has left behind players like Kumar Sangakkara and Ricky Ponting.

Virat Kohli came out ahead

By scoring 41 runs in this final match, Virat Kohli has made the record of scoring the most runs in ICC finals. Earlier this record was in the name of Kumar Sangakkara of Sri Lanka. He scored a total of 320 runs in the ICC finals. At the same time, Virat Kohli now has 334 runs in his name in the ICC finals.

Most runs in ICC finals

334 – Virat Kohli

320 – Kumar Sangakkara
270 – Mahela Jayawardene
262 – Adam Gilchrist
247 – Ricky Ponting

out after scoring a half century

Virat Kohli was out in this match after scoring 54 runs on 63 balls. During this, 4 fours came from his bat. This was the 5th consecutive match in this World Cup when Virat scored 50+ runs. Earlier in the 2019 World Cup also, Virat Kohli had scored 50+ runs in 5 consecutive matches. With this, he has become the 7th batsman in the world to score 50+ runs in the semi-finals and final of the same edition of the World Cup.

50+ scores five consecutive times in the World Cup

5 Steven Smith in 2015
5 Virat Kohli in 2019
5 Virat Kohli in 2023

50+ scores in both semis and finals in one edition of the World Cup

Virat Kohli (2023)
Steve Smith (2015)
Grant Elliot (2015)
Aravinda de Silva (1996)
Javed Miandad (1992)
David Boon (1987)
Mike Brearley (1979)

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