IPL 2022: Virat Kohli introduced up the milestone off the primary ball he confronted in opposition to PBKS.© BCCI/IPL
Royal Challengers Bangalore batteron Friday turned the primary batter to finish 6,500 runs within the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. The proper-handed batter achieved the feat within the ongoing recreation in opposition to Punjab Kings at Brabourne Stadium. The previous RCB skipper introduced up 6,500 runs in his 220th recreation within the cash-rich league. Within the ongoing contest, Kohli introduced up the feat within the opening over of RCB’s innings bowled by .
Earlier than this recreation, Kohli had 6,499 runs in 219 video games at a median of 36.31 within the IPL.
The batter’s greatest efficiency within the league had are available 2016 the place he scored 973 runs. In that individual season, Kohli smashed 4 centuries, serving to RCB attain the ultimate. Within the summit conflict, the aspect got here up quick in opposition to SunRisers Hyderabad.
Speaking concerning the ongoing season, Kohli began off batting at No.3 and he had registered two back-to-back geese in opposition to Lucknow Tremendous Giants and SunRisers Hyderabad.
After that, Kohli began opening for the franchise and within the recreation in opposition to Gujarat Titans, he performed a knock of 58 runs off 53 balls. Within the subsequent recreation in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings, Kohli scored 30 runs off 33 balls.
Earlier than RCB’s final recreation in opposition to SRH, Kohli wanted only one run to achieve 6,500 runs, however he fell on the very first ball of the sport bowled by.
The batter would hope to return to his fluent self as a way to assist RCB attain the playoffs stage.
Speaking about worldwide cricket, Kohli had final scored a world ton in 2019 in a day-night Check in opposition to Bangladesh and since then, the three-figure mark has eluded him.
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