Kohli surpasses Sachin, becomes fastest to score 10,000 ODI runs
Visakhapatnam: Indian skipper Virat Kohli became the fastest batsman to score 10,000 One Day International (ODI) runs and surpassed Sachin Tendulkar’s record during the second ODI against West Indies at the YS Rajasekhar Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket stadium in Vishakhapatnam on Wednesday.
Kohli achieved the milestone in 205 innings while the legend took 259 innings. With this, Kohli became the fifth Indian batsman and the 13th player in the world to achieve the milestone of 10,000 ODI runs.
While en-route to becoming fastest to score 10,000 ODI runs, Kohli has also become the fastest Indian to score 4000 ODI runs on home soil.
Earlier in the day, India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bat in the second One-Day International (ODI) against the Windies. India lost 3 wickets (Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, and Ambati Rayudu).