The trendy-day batting nice Virat Kohli has ended his century drought and eventually smashed a century in worldwide cricket after 1020 days.
Virat Kohli bludgeoned 122 runs from 62 deliveries with the assistance of 12 fours and 6 sixes to achieve the triple-figure mark for the primary time since November 2019.
Because of Kohli’s belligerent knock and stand-in skipper KL Rahul’s half-century, workforce India completed up posting a mammoth complete of 212/2 off 20 overs.
It was a rating that proved greater than sufficient as Males in Blue steamrolled Afghanistan by 101 runs with pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar starring with the ball, selecting up a five-wicket-haul (5/4 in 4 overs) to limit the opposition to 111/8.
Following his 71st century, the previous India captain has now equalled Ricky Ponting’s tally of 71 profession centuries throughout format and finds himself solely behind the batting nice Sachin Tendulkar who has the 100 worldwide centuries to his title.
Most tons of in worldwide cricket:
Sachin Tendulkar – 100 in 664 matches
Ricky Ponting – 71 in 560 matches
Virat Kohli – 71 in 468 matches
On the similar time, Virat Kohli additionally marked the highest-individual rating for India within the T20Is eclipsing Rohit Sharma’s 118.
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