On his 35th birthday at one of the game’s iconic venues packed with the most exuberant fans, Virat Kohli equaled his idol Sachin Tendulkar’s record for most ODI centuries with his 49th hundred. to his 49th ODI century in 452 innings.
Virat Kohli has also moved into the second position, just seven points behind South Africa’s Quinton de Kock, who leads the table.
Here’s a look at the top ten batsmen who scored maximum runs at the end of the England-Australia match:
Quinton de Kock of South Africa: 550 runs in 8 innings
Quinton de Kock, who has scored four centuries in this World Cup, tops the list and is one of the main reasons behind South Africa’s brilliant performance in the World Cup. His highest score in this World Cup is 174 runs. He will next feature on November 10 against Afghanistan and will feature later in the semi-finals
Virat Kohli of India: 543 runs in 8 innings
Virat Kohli has been instrumental in some of India’s victories, chasing down the targets more than a few times. India’s stalwart batsman Virat Kohli broke Sachin Tendulkar’s iconic record to become the batsman with the most runs scored in a single year in the ODI format. Virat will look to continue his good form in the last league match against Holland. His highest score in this World Cup is 103 not out.
Rachin Ravindra of New Zealand: 523 runs in 8 innings
The find of the tournament, Rachin Ravindra of New Zealand, is now third on the list. New Zealand all-rounder Rachin Ravindra continued his monumental run at the ICC Cricket World Cup in India as he smashed his third ton of the tournament, making him the Kiwi batsman with most World Cup centuries. Ravindra achieved this record in a World Cup match against Pakistan in Bengaluru. His highest score in this World Cup is 123 not out. New Zealand will play their last league match against Sri Lanka on November 5.
India’s Rohit Sharma: 442 runs in 8 innings
Rohit Sharma, who has been instrumental in providing fruitful starts for India, climbed to the fourth spot after playing a superb innings against England in Lucknow. His highest score in this World Cup is 131 runs. Rohit scored 40 runs in 24 deliveries in the match against South Africa.
David Warner of Australia: 428 runs in 7 innings
David Warner, who has scored several centuries, is currently second in the list of batsmen who have scored the most runs in the World Cup. His highest score in this World Cup is 163 runs. Australia have two more league matches against Afghanistan and Bangladesh and David Warner will be looking to score maximum points in these two matches.
Daryl Mitchell of New Zealand: 375 runs in 7 innings
New Zealand’s middle-order batsmen provided the team with the much-needed impetus in the middle of the field and played a brilliant innings against India in Dharamshala. His highest score in this World Cup is 130 runs.
Aiden Markram of South Africa: 371 runs in 8 innings
The middle-order batsman has been in great form, which has helped his team build big totals in the World Cup. His highest score in this World Cup is 106 runs. South Africa next play Afghanistan on November 10 in their final league match.
Rassie van der Dussen of South Africa: 366 runs in 8 innings
The South African middle order batsman played a crucial knock and helped his team to big totals for his team. His highest score in this World Cup is 133 runs. South Africa next play Afghanistan on November 10 in their final league match.
Mohammad Rizwan of Pakistan: 359 runs in 7 innings
Pakistan, who have had a dismal outing in the World Cup, found their wicket-line batsman scoring for them in the middle order. Mohammad Rizwan was not out on 26 as Pakistan chased down a target of 204 runs in Kolkata. His highest score in this World Cup is 131 not out. Pakistan will play their last league match against England on November 11
Abdullah Shafique of Pakistan: 336 runs in 7 innings
Pakistan opener Abdullah Shafique is making the most of the chances given to him as he once again played a decisive knock of 68 runs against Bangladesh and is the second Pakistani batsman after Rizwan to make it to the top 10 list of highest run scorers. His highest score in this World Cup is 113 runs. Pakistan will play their last league match against England on November 11
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