Falling 8 runs short of what could be his 31st ODI century, did not stop Virat Kohli to signify yet another record. The Indian run machine with his 92 runs knock in the second match of the series against Australia surpassed 10 thousand run marks across all formats of the game in India’s win.
Only became the third batsman in Indian cricket history to do so, Indian skipper joined with stalwarts like Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid in the occasion.
Virat Kohli has contributed 10,059 runs in India’s wins across formats. He follows Tendulkar who scored a massive 17,113 runs in this regard and then it is ‘the wall of Indian cricket’ Rahul Dravid scoring 10,860 runs in this exclusive list.
In Tests, Virat Kohli has scored 2,472 runs in India’s wins, 6,313 runs in ODIs and 1,274 in T20Is, which gives him a grand total of 10,059 runs.
On the other hand, Sachin Tendulkar scored 5,946 runs in Tests, 11,157 runs in ODIs and 10 runs playing a single T20 match, for a grand total of 17,113 runs.
Rahul Dravid made 5,131 runs in Tests and 5,729 runs in ODIs, aggregating 10,860 runs.
Kohli has a grand total of 34 centuries across formats in India’s wins, which is 16 less than Tendulkar (50), but 11 more than Dravid (23).