WC 2019 | Ind vs Pak: Virat outdoes Sachin to score fastest 11000 runs in ODIs
Manchester | Jagran Sports Desk: Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday completed 11000 runs in One Day International. Kohli achieved this feat against arch-rivals Pakistan in the World Cup 2019 at Old Trafford in Manchester.
Kohli now has become the quickest to reach the milestone. He achieved this milestone in just 222 innings.
Virat is the third Indian and ninth overall to reach the 11000 run mark in One Day Internationals. Legendary Sachin Tendulkar is next on the list. He achieved that feat in just 276 innings. Tendulkar is followed by former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting who reached the milestone in 286 innings, and Sourav Ganguly is next in the list. He reached the milestone in 288 innings.
Kohli is also the fastest to 10000 runs in ODIs. He achieved that feat in just 205 innings.
Kohli is currently ninth in the list of all-time highest run scorers in ODI cricket. Tendulkar again is at the top of the list with 18,426 ODI runs, followed by Kumar Sangakkara (14,234), Rickey Ponting (13,704), Sanath Jayasuriya (13,430), Mahela Jayawardene (12,650), Inzamam-ul-Haq (11,739), Jacques Kallis (11,579) and Ganguly (11,363).
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