Virat Kohli on Wednesday overtook former Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene to develop into the all-time leading run-scorer in T20 World Cup history.
Kohli, who boasts of a mean of greater than 80 and a strike fee of over 130 in T20 World Cups, reached the milestone throughout India’s Super 12 match in opposition to Bangladesh.
The 33-year-old, enjoying his fifth T20 World Cup, went previous Jayawardene’s 1016 runs in the seventh over of the Indian innings.
Kohli has 12 half-centuries to his credit score throughout all editions of the T20 World Cup, together with two in the continuing version.
He can be the very best run-getter in all T20 internationals forward of compatriot Rohit Sharma (3811), New Zealand’s Martin Guptill (3531) and Pakistan skipper Babar Azam (3239).
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