India vs Australia: Virat Kohli 23 runs away from breaking Tendulkar’s massive record
India captain Virat Kohli are going to be on the verge of achieving an enormous milestone when he steps bent bat within the 3rd ODI against Australia on Wednesday in Canberra. The Indian team has already lost the series with the Aaron Finch-led Australia taking an unassailable 2-0 lead within the three-match ODI series. Kohli played a scintillating 89-run innings within the 2nd ODI during India’s 390-run chase. But an excellent catch from Moises Henriques ended his stay as India lost the match by 51 runs.
But the visitors will have an opportunity to select up a consolation win and avoid the clean sweep within the 3rd ODI in Canberra. within the match, Kohli will have an opportunity to surpass India legend Sachin Tendulkar to become the fastest player to succeed in 12,000 run-mark within the ODIs.
Kohli is simply 23 runs faraway from reaching the 12,000 ODI-run mark. If he manages to try to to so, he would reach the mark in his 251st ODI, and 242nd innings. as compared , it took Tendulkar 309 matches and 300 innings to succeed in the mark.
Overall, Kohli are going to be the sixth player within the list, only after Australia’s Ricky Ponting, Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakkara, Sri Lanka’s Sanath Jayasuriya, and Sri Lanka’s Mahela Jayawardene.
Kohli also will get on the verge of equalling Sachin’s record of most ODI hundreds by an Indian player against Australia. If Kohli makes plenty , it’ll be his 9th ODI hundred against the Aussies.