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Virat Kohli equals Sachin Tendulkar's record in ICC ODI rankings

Virat Kohli equals Sachin Tendulkar's record in ICC ODI rankings

Skipper Kohli scored 330 runs in the 5-match series, including an unbeaten 110 in the last match, consolidated his position at the top of the ICC ODI Rankings with 887 points.

Sep 04, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
Will take 'one hell of an effort' to surpass Sachin Tendulkar, says Virat Kohli

Will take 'one hell of an effort' to surpass Sachin Tendulkar, says Virat Kohli

The Indian skipper termed it an honour to have equalled Ricky Ponting's 30 ODI hundreds but feels that it will take 'one hell of an effort' to reach anywhere near Tendulkar's world record.

Sep 04, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
Virat Kohli completes 1000 ODI runs in 2017, equals Ricky Ponting with 30 tons

Virat Kohli completes 1000 ODI runs in 2017, equals Ricky Ponting with 30 tons

The 28-year-old with his blistering 110, equalled the record set by Sachin Tendulkar is notching up most centuries against Sri Lanka. Both have eight hundred to their name. But the Master Blaster still leads the chart for most ODI ton against an opposition. Sachin has nine such knocks in his illustrious career, all against the formidable Australian team.

Sep 03, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
SL vs IND: Virat Kohli en route to equal Sachin Tendulkar's record of most ODI centuries against Sri Lanka

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli en route to equal Sachin Tendulkar's record of most ODI centuries against Sri Lanka

Not only so, another century could make the skipper be the first ever to hit a hat-trick of centuries at Premadasa. Virat stands atop with two centuries alongside Sachin, Jayasuriya, and Gibbs.

Sep 03, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Sri Lanka vs India, 5th ODI: Statistical Preview

Sri Lanka vs India, 5th ODI: Statistical Preview

A win at Premadasa Stadium would be India's first ODI clean sweep over the Sri Lankan team in Sri Lanka. They had earlier swept aside the Islanders in an ODI series, but both were played in India. Overall, it would mark their 10th ODI clean sweep.

Sep 02, 2017, 17:51 PM IST
Shardul Thakur clears the air on jersey number 10; finds support in Harbhajan Singh

Shardul Thakur clears the air on jersey number 10; finds support in Harbhajan Singh

Shardul, who has been a part of the Indian squad since 2016 when the Men in Blue toured West Indies, became the 218th player to make India debut in the 50-over format.

Sep 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Suresh Raina picks Sachin Tendulkar’s brain in bid to make national comeback

Suresh Raina picks Sachin Tendulkar’s brain in bid to make national comeback

Raina, like almost all Indian batsmen, has spoken about the influence of Tendulkar on him. And the UP lad met Tendulkar ahead of the Duleep Trophy. 

Sep 01, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
Virat Kohli thanks Sachin Tendulkar after India's 4th ODI win against Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli thanks Sachin Tendulkar after India's 4th ODI win against Sri Lanka

Earlier in the day, Teldulkar tweeted to hail Kohli and Rohit Sharma's batting exploits in Colombo, which enabled India to post a massive 375 runs in the penultimate match of the 50-overs series.

Sep 01, 2017, 16:26 PM IST
Fans troll Shardul Thakur for wearing jersey number 10 on ODI debut

Fans troll Shardul Thakur for wearing jersey number 10 on ODI debut

Shardul, who has been a part of the Indian squad since 2016 when the Men in Blue toured West Indies, becomes the 218th player to make India debut in the 50-over format.

Sep 01, 2017, 10:56 AM IST
Debutant Shardul Thakur wears Sachin Tendulkar's no 10 jersey against Sri Lanka

Debutant Shardul Thakur wears Sachin Tendulkar's no 10 jersey against Sri Lanka

The 25-year-old returned with figures of 1/26 as India defeated Sri Lanka by 168 runs to take a 4-0 lead in the five-match series.

Aug 31, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
SL vs IND: Virat Kohli becomes youngest batsman to score 2000 runs against an opposition in ODIs

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli becomes youngest batsman to score 2000 runs against an opposition in ODIs

Virat rampaged through 17 boundaries and two sixes to smash his 29th ODI century, thus surpassing Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya to become third on the list of batsman with most ODI centuries. He is one behind Ricky Ponting now.

Aug 31, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
SL vs IND: Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya to become batsman with third-highest ODI centuries

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya to become batsman with third-highest ODI centuries

Indian skipper Virat Kohli added yet another feather to his cap as he notched up his 29th ODI century in the fourth one-day international match against Sri Lanka at Premadasa Stadium, today. Ergo, the captain surpassed Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya to stand third on the list of most centuries in ODI cricket. ( SL vs IND, 4th ODI: LIVE BLOG )

Aug 31, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar leads the way in congratulating MS Dhoni ahead of his 300th ODI

Sachin Tendulkar leads the way in congratulating MS Dhoni ahead of his 300th ODI

Sachin Tendulkar among others tweeted to wish Dhoni ahead of the ODI match on Thursday. 

Aug 31, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar catches up with Brian Lara; fan hails Little Master for supporting West Indies

Sachin Tendulkar catches up with Brian Lara; fan hails Little Master for supporting West Indies

Set 322 to win, Windies won the match by five wickets with Hope returning 118 not out – his second hundred of the match after 147 in the first essay. It was their first win in England since 2000 and saw them level the three-match series at 1-1 after they suffered a humiliating innings and 209-run defeat inside three days in the first Test at Edgbaston.

Aug 30, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag hail Bangladesh's historic victory over Australia

Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag hail Bangladesh's historic victory over Australia

David Warner (112) top-scored for Australia with his 19th test century, while Shakib Al Hasan was the pick of the Bangladesh bowlers with figures of 5-85.

Aug 30, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar posts special tweet, dedicates National Sports Day to 'sportswomen'

Sachin Tendulkar posts special tweet, dedicates National Sports Day to 'sportswomen'

On this day every year, the President of India gives out all the sports-related awards like the Arjuna Award, Dronacharya Award and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna.

Aug 29, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
SL vs IND: MS Dhoni goes past Mohammad Azharuddin to become fourth-highest run-getter in ODIs for India

SL vs IND: MS Dhoni goes past Mohammad Azharuddin to become fourth-highest run-getter in ODIs for India

Dhoni laced together four boundaries and one over-the-rope shot to notch up his 65th ODI fifty, equalling the record set by Kumar Sangakkara. Both are the only wicketkeepers to smash 18 ODI fifties against an opposition. Interestingly, either did against either country.

Aug 27, 2017, 22:37 PM IST
Here’s what Sachin Tendulkar posted to wish Don Bradman on his 109th birth anniversary

Here’s what Sachin Tendulkar posted to wish Don Bradman on his 109th birth anniversary

One of the best cricketers of the modern era, Tendulkar, is someone who was often called the Bradman of his times

Aug 27, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Joe Root recalls the day Sachin Tendulkar left him disappointed

Joe Root recalls the day Sachin Tendulkar left him disappointed

Incidentally, Headingley is also Root's home ground where he is leading England against West Indies in the second Test of the three-match series.

Aug 26, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
SL vs IND: Virat Kohli leapfrogs Sachin Tendulkar's tally of ODI victories as captain

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli leapfrogs Sachin Tendulkar's tally of ODI victories as captain

Adding to it, Virat has now equalled the tally of Windies legend Clive Lloyd and former Aussie cricketer Michael Clarke. All three of them have 24 victories in their first 32 ODIs as a skipper. Leading the list is however, Viv Richards with 26 victories, followed by Ricky Ponting with 25 wins.  

Aug 25, 2017, 00:07 AM IST