Virat Kohli’s overall performance in 2019

Virat Kohli's overall performance in 2019
Virat Kohli

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In 2019 Kohli set new heights in batting and captaincy. Kohli is also the highest run scorer in all the formats of 2019.
In 2019, Kohli became the first Indian captain to win a Test series in Australia in 86 years. India finished first in the points table when the group stage matches were completed in the ODI World Cup. But the loss to New Zealand in the semifinals was not easily forgettable.


Kohli led the team in eight Tests in 2019. Kohli has scored 612 runs at an average of 68 from 11 innings in eight matches. It includes two centuries, two half-centuries and one double. Kohli’s 2019 highest test score is 254 *. Kohli became the first Indian to score a century in the Pink Ball Test against Bangladesh. Kohli’s seventh double hundred was scored against Pune in South Africa. Virender Sehwag became the most prolific double-century batsman for India in Tests, surpassing Virender Sehwag’s record.
India have won seven of the eight Test matches they played under Kohli last year. Had it not been for the rain in Sydney, India would have won the draw against Australia. Kohli has also been honored with the title of captain of Australia in the 1986 series, following Kapil Dev. Kapil’s team sent Australia to follow-up in a Test in Sydney, 33 years ago. Not only that, the follow-up to Aussies’ land has come to fruition after 30 years. Australia has not followed in 30 years of Test history since the 1988 follow-up to England.
Kohli became the captain of the team that led India to the most Test wins after winning the Test against the West Indies in Jamaica. Kohli (28 Test wins) has surpassed MS Dhoni (27 Test wins) in this regard.
Virat Kohli's overall performance in 2019
Virat Kohli

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Kohli is the second best run-hunter in the 2019 ODI run, behind Rohit Sharma. Kohli played 26 ODIs in 2019. Kohli’s 2019 career batting average is 1377 runs from 25 innings at an average of 59.86. Kohli hit five centuries and seven half centuries. His highest score was of 123 runs.
India were out for the semi-finals in the ODI World Cup, but Kohli was brilliant at batting. Kohli has scored 442 runs in nine matches at an average of 55.25. Kohli became the first captain to achieve this feat, having scored a half century in five successive World Cups. Kohli scored 20,000 runs in international cricket against West Indies in the World Cup. Kohli became the fastest batsman to surpass Tendulkar and Brian Lara. Kohli hit the winning run in the 417th innings. Sachin Tendulkar and Lara have scored 203 runs in 453 innings.


In the first seven months of 2019, India did not play much T20 matches as the ODI World Cup came. Though Rohit Sharma has the best batting batting rate, Kohli is the highest run-scorer for India in T20s last year. In 2019, Kohli played just 10 T20 matches. Kohli also scored 466 runs at an average of 77.66. Kohli’s batting average is nowhere near that of international cricket in the 2019 Twenty20. Kohli’s strikeout rate is 147.93. His high score was 94 * in the recently concluded series against West Indies. Kohli has scored half a century in five of the 10 games played in 2019.

Virat Kohli's overall performance in 2019

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