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India vs South Africa | Virat Kohli Becomes Highest T20I Run-Scorer, Goes Past Rohit

Virat Kohli broke yet another record as he became the highest run-getter in Twenty20 Internationals, going past teammate Rohit Sharma.

Cricketnext Staff |September 23, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
India vs South Africa | Virat Kohli Becomes Highest T20I Run-Scorer, Goes Past Rohit

Virat Kohli broke yet another record as he became the highest run-getter in Twenty20 Internationals, going past teammate Rohit Sharma.

Kohli now has 2450 runs from 67 innings, averaging 50.00. Rohit tallies 2443 from 90 innings.

Kohli got the record in the second T20I against South Africa during his unbeaten 72 which helped India chase 150 with ease. India raced to a seven-wicket win with an over to spare. As far as the third T20I at Bengaluru is concerned, both Kohli & Rohit couldn't manage to do a lot of damage as India lost the match by 9 wickets.

The series was drawn at 1-1.

Kohli has 22 half-centuries in T20Is, which too is a record. However, he is yet to score a century in T20Is.

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