Virat Kohli Joins Elite List of Players with Most 50+ Scores in ODIs

Indian batting maestro Virat Kohli has achieved yet another milestone in his illustrious career. The 33-year-old became the third player to score 112 50+ scores in ODIs, joining the legendary Sachin Tendulkar (154) and Kumar Sangakkara (118) in the elite list.

Kohli achieved the feat in the Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 match against Pakistan on September 11 at R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. He scored 57 runs off 58 balls before being dismissed by Shaheen Afridi.

Kohli Becomes the Third Player with Most 50+ Scores in ODIs

Kohli’s 50+ scores have come at an average of 59.28 and a strike rate of 86.99. He has also scored 29 centuries and 11 half-centuries in ODIs.

Kohli Becomes the Third Player with Most 50+ Scores in ODIs

Kohli is the only active player in the top 10 of the list of players with the most 50+ scores in ODIs. He is also the fastest player to reach 112 50+ scores, taking just 278 innings.

Kohli’s latest achievement is a testament to his consistency and class as a batsman. He is one of the greatest ODI batsmen of all time and his record speaks for itself.

Kohli will be looking to add to his tally of 50+ scores in the upcoming matches against Pakistan and Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup. He will also be hoping to lead India to victory in the tournament and defend their title.

Most 50+ scores in ODIs Full List

Sachin Tendulkar46345218426200*49145
Kumar Sangakkara 4043801423416925118
Virat Kohli 278*2671297718346112
Ricky Ponting 3753651370416430112
Jacques Kallis3283141157913917103
Mahela Jayawardene448418126501441996
Sanath Jayasuriya445433134301892896
Rahul Dravid344318108891531295
Sourav Ganguly311300113631832294
Inzamam-ul-Haq 37835011739137*1093
MS Dhoni 35029710773183*1083
Brain Lara 299289104051691982
Rohit Sharma 247*24099782643080
Mohammad Yousuf 2882739720141*1579
Chris Gayle 301294104802152579

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