Virat Kohli became India's leading run-scorer in ICC
Virat Kohli became India's leading run-scorer in ICC white-ball events during the clash against Australia at ODI World Cup 2023.
Kohli surpassed Sachin Tendulkar's record of 2719 runs in 58 innings, achieving the feat in just 64 innings.
Kohli's record-breaking innings came in a thrilling encounter where India faced a daunting run chase.
Kohli and KL Rahul led India's fightback with an inspirational partnership of 122 runs for the fourth wicket.
Kohli's record-breaking feat is a testament to his consistency and prowess as a run-scorer on the global stage.
Top run-scorers for India in ICC tournaments:
2720* – Virat Kohli
2719 – Sachin Tendulkar
2422 – Rohit Sharma
1707 – Yuvraj Singh
1671 – Sourav Ganguly
1492 – MS Dhoni
The list exclusively covers white-ball ICC tournaments, excluding the ICC World Test Championship.
Tendulkar showcased his prowess in six ODI World Cups and five Champions Trophies,
whereas Kohli has also participated in five T20 World Cups and three Champions Trophies.