INDvsSA: Virat Kohli breaks 2 world records of Rohit Sharma as India beats South Africa at Mohal: The Indian team has started with a win in the T20 series against India vs South Africa. He defeated South Africa by seven wickets in a T20 match played on Wednesday (18 September). This was the second match of the T20 series. Virat Kohli made two world records during this match. Team India has taken an unbeatable 1-0 lead in the three-match series with this victory. The first match of the series was canceled.
Virat Kohli was the hero of India’s victory against South Africa. He played a brilliant innings of 72 off 52 balls and was not dismissed till the end. Virat scored four fours and three sixes in his innings. He was voted Man of the Match for this performance. Virat also took a great catch of opposing captain Quinton Dickock in the match.
Indian captain Virat Kohli took two world records during his innings. Incidentally, both these records were in the name of Indian Deputy Captain Rohit Sharma. In this way, we can say that the captain snatched two world records from the vice captain.
Highest run record
The race to score the most runs in T20 cricket between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma has been going on for a long time. Before the series started, Rohit Sharma had 2224 runs and Kohli had 2369 runs. In this way Rohit was ahead 53 runs. Rohit was dismissed after scoring 12 runs in the second T20 match against South Africa. On the other hand, Virat played an innings of 72 runs. In this way, Virat is now seven runs ahead of Rohit. Now Virat has 2441 names and Rohit has 2434 runs.
Also broke the record of 50+ innings
Virat and Rohit have also challenged each other in the matter of playing big innings in T20 cricket by 50 runs. Before the start of the series between India and South Africa, both the players had played big innings by 50 runs 21-21 times. It had all the half-centuries of Virat. Rohit has scored four centuries and 17 half-centuries. As soon as Virat completed his half-century against South Africa on Wednesday, he overtook Rohit in this race too. Now Virat has played a big innings by 50 runs in T20 cricket 22 times.