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Virat Kohli is the Fastest to Reach 6000 ODI Runs


  • India’s Virat Kohli became the fastest batsman to cross the 6000 runs in ODI’s. He achieved this in the third ODI against Sri Lanka, his 144th ODI and 136th innings. He surpassed West indian great Viv Richards’ record of 141 innings which he created in 1975. Former Indian Captain Sourav Ganguly is third in the list as he took 147 innings to reach 6000 ODI runs. South Africa’s AB de Villiers and Aussie Matthew Hayden completes the list.

    S.No

    Name

    Country

    Matches

    Innings

    Year

    1

    Virat Kohli

    India

    144

    136

    2014

    2

    Viv Richards

    West Indies

    156

    141

    1975

    3

    Sourav Ganguly

    India

    152

    147

    2002

    4

    AB de Villiers

    South Africa

    153

    147

    2005

    5

    Matthew Hayden

    Australia

    160

    154

    1993

     *Stats updated till 9 November 2014

    Image Courtesy: Indian Express

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