Kohli, Shami, Rohit Break Records as They Progress to the World Cup Finals

Producer: Amar Sunil Panicker

Kohli’s 50th ODI Ton

Virat Kohli managed to bring up his milestone 50th ODI Century in ODI Cricket. He scored 117 off 113 deliveries in the semi-finals. 

Virat Kohli – Most Runs in a World Cup Campaign

Virat Kohli also set the record for the most runs scored in a single World Cup campaign surpassing Sachin Tendulkar with 711 runs so far with the finals pending.

Shami – Best Figures by an Indian in a WC

Mohammed Shami also managed to set a new record as he finished with figures of 7/57 in 9.5 Overs thereby setting a new record for the best figures by an Indian in ODI World Cups. 

Shami Crosses 50 WC Wickets

Mohammed Shami also crossed the milestone of 50 ODI wickets in the World Cup in the semi-finals of the World Cup against New Zealand. 

Shami – Most Five-fers in a WC Campaign

Mohammed Shami also holds another record where he has the most five-wicket hauls in the World Cup with 4 fivers in the tournament so far. 

Rohit Surpasses Gayle

Rohit Sharma also sets a new record as he now hold the record for the most sixes scored in the World Cup surpassing Chris Gayle with 51 sixes.

Shami Fastest to 50 WC Wickets

Mohammed Shami also holds the record for the least number of balls to reach 50 World Cup wickets at 795 deliveries surpassing Australia’s Mitchell Starc. 

India to the Finals

Team India managed to defeat New Zealand in the semi-finals of the World Cup 2023 by 70 runs to make their way into the finals.