new Delhi: Indian captain Virat Kohli is considered the highest player in world cricket for his excellent game. This is the reason that Kohli is known as the run machine and the record-breaking Kohli. Meanwhile, Australia’s star batsman Steve Smith has made a big disclosure about Virat Kohli. Actually according to Smith, Virat Kohli is currently the best batsman of ODI (ODI).
Virat Kohli is the top one batsman in ODIs
Significantly, there is no repeat in this opinion of Steve Smith as Virat Kohli is currently the number one batsman in ICC ODI cricket. Steve Smith gave the information of Virat Kohli to be the king of ODI on his official Instagram. Actually, during the question and answer session of Steve Smith on Instagram, a fan asked him who according to you is the best player in ODI cricket at present, in response to that Steve Smith named King Kohli without any delay.
On the other hand, there is often a very sharp fuss between the players of India and Australia on the field. But this story changed when Steve Smith’s audience in the India vs Australia (IND vs AUS) match during the 2019 World Cup 2019 was hooting at the stadium and Virat Kohli requested that audience Refused to do so. Later, Kohli and Steve Smith are seen shaking hands on the field. From this, it can be easily guessed that the players of India and Australia of course have tremendous rivals on the field, but there are also friends with good relations off the field.
Kohli’s unbelievable statistics in ODI cricket
On the other hand, if there is less discussion about Virat Kohli’s record in ODI cricket. Kohli has played 248 ODIs during his 12-year cricket career. During this period, Virat Kohli has scored 11 thousand 867 runs at the highest batting average of 59.34. In which the run machine Kohli has also scored 43 centuries and 58 half-centuries. While his best performance is of 183 runs. Virat Kohli is just 7 centuries behind breaking the record of the most 49 ODI centuries of India’s great batsman Sachin Tendulkar (Sachin Tendulkar). But the speed at which Kohli’s bat is currently scoring runs in ODIs, will break this record of Tendulkar very soon.