The Indian team skipper, Virat Kohli is aspired to be a good cricketer by many. He is only cricketer in the world that makes it look like he can rewrite all the records scripted by Sachin Tendulkar. The man, Kohli is racing at an incredible pace in this decade of cricket and pose as a good threat to the big runs amassed by the world’s best cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar. The batsman, Tendulkar took 24 years to establish the runs grenade which includes 34,000 runs with 100 hundreds whereas the 30-year old batsman, Kohli has already scored 19,000 runs with 66 hundreds.
Kohli is certainly going to reach the ODI hundred records comprising of 49 hundreds as the skipper has a total of 41 ODI hundreds till now. The total number of runs and hundreds achieved by Sachin Tendulkar is going to be a challenge for Kohli. The South-African all-rounder, Jacques Kallis feels that the question of breaking the records set by Tendulkar can only be answered by Kohli himself. The head coach of the Kolkata Knight Riders, Kallis said that there is no doubt that Kohli is one of the most established cricketers right now.
People enjoy watching Kohli bat says Kallis
Kallis said that Kohli is a world-class player, and his constant efforts and hunger for scoring runs after runs is one thing that keeps him growing as a cricketer. “Kohli I believe can go as far as he wants to. He is a world class player. He is hungry. He works hard. He has proved that over the years. The main thing about him is that he keeps it simple. People enjoy watching him bat,” said Kallis.
Only Kohli knows about his fitness and will says Kallis
Jacques Kallis was asked this question as to whether Kohli can break the incredible record of 100 international hundreds to which he replied that only the skipper, Kohli himself can answer this question. The 43-year old, Kallis, is currently the head coach of the IPL franchise team, Kolkata Knight Riders.
Kohli has taken some massive steps in nearing the record of the number of ODI hundreds set by Tendulkar and even achieved two consecutive centuries against Australia however still couldn’t aid in his team winning the ODI series in home conditions.