IPL News: Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has made a new record in the IPL. He has become the first and only player to score 6000 runs in this famous T20 league. Virat made this achievement during the fifties against Rajasthan Royals in the match played at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium.
IPL News 2021: Virat Kohli completes 6000 runs in IPL
Virat achieved this in the 188th innings of 196 matches. Kohli has so far scored 40 half-centuries and five centuries in the IPL. During this time, his average strike rate of 38 is 130. He also has 518 fours and 204 sixes in his name.
Talk about the match, in the match against Rajasthan, he played an unbeaten innings of 72 runs in 47 balls. During this, he hit six fours and three sixes. This was Virat’s first half-century of this season. Chasing Rajasthan’s 177-run target, Virat also shared an unbroken 181-run partnership for the first wicket with Devdutt Padiakkal.
IPL News 2021: fourth consecutive win
Royal Challengers Bangalore team won their fourth consecutive win of the season thanks to the brilliant innings of Virat and Padiikkal and topped the points table. RCB is the only team so far that has not lost a single match.