Virat Kohli gave his heart out for team India in the 2023 World Cup. He was the highest run-getter in the tournament and also a player of the tournament. Virat Kohli ended up on the losing side but the 2023 World Cup will forever be remembered for him. In this article, we will tell you all the records Virat broke in 2023 World Cup.
All the records Virat broke in 2023 World Cup
- He is the only player who won three ICC Player of the Tournament awards in ICC events. He won it in the 2014 T20 World Cup, 2016 T20 World Cup, and 2023 World Cup.
- He broke the record of Sachin Tendulkar’s highest ODI hundreds. He made his 50th ODI ton in the semi-finals against New Zealand.
- It was Sachin Tendulkar who made the highest number of individual runs in a single edition of the World Cup but Virat made 765 in the 2023 World Cup which broke Sachin’s record.
- Virat made 9 scores that are more than 50 which is the highest any player in a World Cup.
- Virat has now made 3585 runs in ICC events which is the highest by any player in all the ICC events combined.
- Virat is the player with the highest number of runs in ICC knockouts. He has now 854 runs in ICC knockouts.
- Virat has the most 50+ scores in ICC knockouts. He made 8 50+ scored in ICC knockouts.
- Virat made 493 runs in the ICC semi-finals which is highest by any player.
- Virat made 334 runs in the ICC finals which is the highest by any player.