IPL 2021: Check out list of records Virat Kohli can break in IPL: Undoubtedly, the RCB skipper, Virat Kohli is one of the most decorated and successful batsmen in the IPL history ever. Although unable to translate his personal glory into his franchise’s success, Virat will be once again gearing up for the 14th edition of IPL 2021 scheduled to take place from 9th April. His RCB will be taking on the defending champions, Mumbai Indians (MI) in the first clash of the season.
Virat Kohli has been the heart and soul of the RCB franchise ever since. He remains the only player in the IPL history to don the jersey of a single franchise. He was drafted into the RCB side as a young and talented batsman but did not get enough limelight in the early stages. It was only a matter of time that the world would start to acknowledge his true potential. The rise of the modern great in the last decade or so has been phenomenal and worth taking note of.
Not only at the international level, but Virat Kohli’s hunger to be the best and stay at the top has also been contagious in the IPL as well. With his years of dominance, Virat Kohli has left behind the other greats to hog many records to his name. He will once again be looking to lit up the IPL 2021 season with his masterclass.
Check out the full list of all the records of Virat Kohli in IPL:-
Most Runs in IPL History
Virat Kohli tops the chart with the most number of runs ever in IPL. He has scored 5878 runs in a total of 192 matches he has played in IPL.
Most Sixes in IPL History
Virat Kohli occupies the 5th position for the most number of sixes hit with 201 sixes to his name in 184 innings. Universe Boss, Chris Gayle steals the 1st position for this record with 349 sixes to his name in only 131 innings.
Most number of Fours
Kohli is placed at the 3rd spot for the most number of boundaries in IPL. He has touched the ropes 503 times till now. Only Shikhar Dhawan and David Warner are ahead of him.
Best Batting Strike Rate Innings
Virat Kohli has the 10th best batting strike rate in an innings, where he scored 25 runs in just 7 balls.
Most number of Fifties
Virat Kohli is in the third position after David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan for the most number of fifties. Kohli has scored as many as 39 fifties in 184 innings he has played so far.
Most number of Centuries
Virat Kohli is just behind Chris Gayle with one century short for the most number of centuries. Virat has gone on to score 5 centuries in his IPL career out of which 4 centuries came alone in the 2016 season.