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Virat Kohli Becomes First Indian To Score 9000 T20 Runs

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The 31-year-old Indian captain Virat Kohli created one other historical past in Indian cricket on Monday (fifth October) night because the right-handed batsman grew to become the primary Indian to attain 9000 T20 runs.

Throughout the match in opposition to Delhi Capitals (DC) within the 19th match of the IPL 2020 at Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium (Dubai), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli accomplished his 9000 runs in T20 profession. Earlier than this match, Kohli was simply 10 runs brief from this milestone as he scored 8990 runs in 270 T20 innings (285 T20 matches) with a median of 41.05. He has already hit 5 centuries and 65 half-centuries in T20 profession, together with his greatest T20 knock 113 runs.

Virat Kohli accomplished his 9000 T20 runs in 271st T20 innings

Enjoying his 271st T20 innings in his 286th T20 match on this night, Kohli grew to become the primary Indian cricketer to finish 9000 T20 runs after reaching his 10 runs on the day with a 4.

Virat Kohli, Indian, 9000 T20 runs, T20 runs
Virat Kohli (Credit: BCCI)

Kohli additionally grew to become the seventh participant in T20 cricket historical past to finish 9000 T20 runs. After Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik, Kohli turns into the second Asian batsman to attain 9000 T20 runs.

Batsmen with 9000 T20 runs

Participant Nationality Runs
Chris Gayle Jamaica 13296
Kieron Pollard Trinidadian 10370
Shoaib Malik Pakistan 9926
Brendon McCullum New Zealand 9922
David Warner Australia 9451
Aaron Finch Australia 9148
Virat Kohli India 9000

Right here we’re discussing the place of Virat Kohli after finishing his 9000 T20 runs. Kohli grew to become the:

  • First Indian cricketer to attain 9000 T20 runs.
  • Second Asian cricketer to attain 9000 T20 runs.
  • Fifth right-handed batsman to attain 9000 T20 runs.
  • Seventh general batsman to attain 9000 T20 runs.
Virat Kohli, Indian, 9000 T20 runs, T20 runs
Virat Kohli (Picture Credit score: BCCI)

Rohit Sharma is the second most T20 run-scorer among the many Indians because the right-handed batsman, who can be the vice-captain in Indian limited-overs sides, has scored 8818 runs in 320 T20 innings (333 T20 matches). If Rohit maintains his current kind, he can even full 9000 T20 runs within the ongoing IPL 2020 as he’s at present 182 runs away to achieve this milestone.

Virat Kohli, Indian, 9000 T20 runs, T20 runs
Rohit Sharma (Picture Credit score: BCCI/IPL)

High 5 most T20 run-scorers among the many Indians

Participant Runs
Virat Kohli 9000
Rohit Sharma 8818
Suresh Raina 8392
Shikhar Dhawan 7389
MS Dhoni 6712

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