New Delhi: New Zealand opener Martin Guptill on Friday surpassed Virat Kohli to turn out to be the very best run-scorer in T20 Internationals. Guptill, who holds the file of hitting the utmost sixes in T20Is, has now additionally turn out to be the very best run-scorer on this format.
Guptill attained the large T20 feat on Friday within the second match of the three-match T20 sequence between India and New Zealand being performed on the JSCA Worldwide Stadium in Ranchi. Guptill scored 31 runs off 15 balls with the assistance of three fours and two sixes and now has 3248 runs in 111 T20 Internationals with two centuries and 19 half-centuries to his identify.
Guptill wanted 11 runs to interrupt Kohli’s file and the Kiwi batter achieved the feat by hitting three boundaries within the very first over of Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s over. He had scored 70 runs off simply 42 balls within the first T20I towards India.
India’s former T20 skipper Virat Kohli has scored 3227 runs in 87 innings of 95 T20Is at a mean of 52.04. Rohit Sharma is at quantity three on this checklist with 3086 runs in 117 T20I matches. Virat Kohli, like many different common senior gamers, has been rested for Ind vs NZ T20 sequence conserving in thoughts the workload administration.
India’s newly-appointed T20 skipper Rohit Sharma had scored 48 runs off 36 balls within the first T20 match. Coming again to Guptill, his latest kind with the bat has been remarkably good because the Kiwi legend scored 208 runs off 7 matches within the T20 World Cup 2021. Crew India is presently main the Ind vs NZ three-match T20I sequence 1-0.