Kohli overtakes ‘Captain Cool’ Dhoni, sets a new record

Written by January 20, 2020 18:47

Cricketer Virat Kohli has broken another batting record in ODI cricket. He has become the fastest to reach 5000 runs in ODIs as captain. Kohli broke the record which had been set by his predecessor MS Dhoni by reaching the milestone in his 82nd innings as India captain.

Dhoni took 127 innings to achieve the feat followed by Ricky Ponting (131 inns), Graeme Smith (135 inns) and Sourav Ganguly (136 inns).