Virat Kohli (Photo Credits: Facebook)
RCB vs RR 16th IPL Match 2021: RCB captain Virat Kohli batting brilliantly in the 16th match of IPL 2021 between the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai (Mumbai) While touching the figures of scoring six thousand runs in IPL. Let us know that Virat Kohli is the first player in the world to score six thousand runs in IPL. Kohli has 6020 runs in 188 innings of 196 matches, currently playing in this league.
After Virat Kohli, the record of scoring the most runs in the Indian Premier League is recorded in the name of Suresh Raina, who is out of the Indian team. Raina, playing 197 matches in IPL, has scored 5448 runs in 192 innings. Apart from these two players, Shikhar Dhawan has scored 5428, David Warner has scored 5384 and Rohit Sharma has scored 5368 runs. So far only five players have been able to cross the figures of five thousand runs in IPL.
6000 Runs in #VIVOIPL for 👑 Kohli 👏👏
– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 22, 2021
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Talk about today’s match, the target of 178 runs given by Rajasthan Royals was achieved by the Bangalore team without any loss. The young opener for the team, Devdutt Padikkal, played an unbeaten 101-run century in 52 balls with the help of 11 fours and six sixes. At the same time, Kohli scored an unbeaten 72 from 47 balls with the help of six fours and three sixes.