IPL 2019: Kohli achieved this feat in the seventh match of the 12th edition of IPL against Mumbai Indians. Kohli is the second player in the world to do this.
IPL 2019: Indian cricket team and Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli completed their 5,000 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Kohli achieved this feat in the seventh match of the 12th edition of the IPL against Mumbai Indians. Kohli is the second player in the world to do this. Before that, Chennai Super Kings cricketer Suresh Raina has done this name in his name. Raina had touched this record in the first match of the season played against RCB.
In the match against Mumbai on Thursday, Virat batted superbly and scored 46 runs in 32 balls with the help of 6 fours. However, Kohli could not win the RCB match. Kohli has so far made 5000 runs in 157 innings of 165 matches played in the IPL. Meanwhile, he has so far scored four centuries and 34 half-centuries. Kohli has become the second batsman to score most runs in IPL. The record of making the highest runs in IPL is now Suresh Raina’s name. Raina has so far made 5034 runs in 174 innings of 178 matches, including one century and 35 half-centuries. Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma is third in this case. Rohit has scored 4555 runs in 170 innings of 175 matches, including one century and 34 half-centuries.
With the help of Jaspreet Bumrah’s superb bowling, Mumbai Indians defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by six runs in the exciting encounter of AB de Villiers on the half century. This is the first win in three matches of Mumbai’s championship, while Bangalore have to face a second defeat in a row. Jasprit Bumrah hit a magnificent bowling attack with three for 20 in four overs. At the same time, the highest run by the RCB players De Villiers scored an unbeaten 70. In this match, Mumbai first scored 187 runs for eight wickets in 20 overs. With the help of the explosive innings of hearty Pandya, Mumbai scored 40 runs in the last three overs. In reply, RCB could score 181 runs in five overs in 20 overs and lost the match.