Virat Kohli is finally back in form with the second successive coming from his bat in the ongoing Asia Cup 2022. The 33-year-old was India’s top scorer against Pakistan at the Dubai International Stadium. He amassed 60 off 44 balls, with the help of 4 fours and a six.
He broke Rohit Sharma’s world record of the most 50+ scores in T20Is. Kohli has 32 to his name, while Sharma’s tally stands at 31.
Most 50+ Scores in T20I
32 – Virat Kohli*
31 – Rohit Sharma
27 – Babar Azam
Virat has been India’s top run accumulator for the Men in Blue in seven games against the arch-rivals, while the remaining batters are at 5.
Top Scoring for India against Pakistan in T20Is
7 times: Virat Kohli*
5 times: all others combined
Former India captain has the most 50+ scores for India against Pakistan in men’s T20Is. He is ahead of Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh and Robin Uthappa.
Most 50+ scores for India against Pakistan in men’s T20Is
4 – Virat Kohli
1 – Gautam Gambhir
1 – Robin Uthappa
1 – Yuvraj Singh