VIRAT KOHLI BECOMES TOP RUN-SCORER IN T20 WORLD CUP HISTORY.
India's Virat Kohli became the highest run-scorer in Twenty20 World Cup history when he reached 16 runs against Bangladesh in Adelaide on Wednesday 02.11.2022.
In his 23rd T20 World Cup innings, Kohli outscored Mahela Jayawardene, a former captain of Sri Lanka, by 1,016 runs. Jayawardene recorded 31 innings of success.
After making his debut in the shorter format in 2010, Virat Kohli is currently participating in his 113th T20 international match for India.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) tweeted: "Yet another milestone unlocked".
Bangladesh won the toss in the crucial Super 12 encounter on Wednesday in Adelaide and requested that India bat first.
Coming to the crease at 11-1, Virat scored 64 runs in 44 balls at an amazing strike rate of 145.45 and also remains not out till the end.
Virat till now has scored 1065 runs in 25 matches with a strike rate of 132.46 in the T20 World Cup history and he also has an amazing average of 88.75.