Virat Kohli is back to what he does best - scoring centuries. The star Indian batter scored his 46th ODI century during the 3rd and final ODI against Sri Lanka in Thiruvananthapuram. After a brilliant century from opener Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli took the charge and scored an 85-ball hundred to power India towards another mammoth total.
Virat Kohli brought up his century in the 43rd over. However, just before he was shy of his 74th century, the game witnessed an unfortunate halt as two Sri Lanka fielders, Ashen Bhandara and Jeffrey Vandersay, collided while trying to stop the boundary. Such was the intensity of the collision that Bhandara had to be stretchered off the field.
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After politely inquiring about both the fielders from captain Dasun Shanaka, Virat Kohli went on to score a run to complete his century.
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With another hundred, Virat Kohli overtook Sachin Tendulkar for most hundreds at home in ODIs. The 34-year-old now has 21 centuries at home in ODIs. Kohli also became the first-ever player to score 10 ODI centuries against an opponent.