Virat Kohli was the first player to score 1,000 or more points against Bangladesh in the ODI.© AFP
Virat kohli on saturday passed Ricky Ponting on the list of most international century hitters, after scoring his 44th ODI in the third and final ODI against Bangladesh in Chattogram. He is now second only to great batting Sachin Tendulkar (100) on the list of players with the most international hundreds. Notably, this is Kohli’s first ODI century in more than three years. The 34-year-old also became the first player to score 1,000 or more runs against Bangladesh in ODIs. After Kohli scored her 72nd international score, netizens took to Twitter to praise the Indian star.
Here’s how Twitter reacted:
A great knock!
A great knock!
The innings you played today also deserve double appreciation @ishankishan51!
– Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) December 10, 2022
ONE DAY! Virat Kohli presents her first ODI century since 2019.
The King didn’t make us wait long in the 72nd century!
– Bharat Army (@thebharatarmy) December 10, 2022
Here are some of the fan reactions:
Virat Kohli’s reaction after completing the 71st Hundred after 2.5 years & ODI Hundred after 3+ years – So peaceful, so peaceful, so happy.
This is the other Virat Kohli we are seeing – The Legend! pic.twitter.com/rBUx9deYM6
– CricketMAN2 (@ImTanujSingh) December 10, 2022
Kohli was eliminated on 113 when India posted a total of 409/8.
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