Australia vs India: Virat Kohli becomes the 8th Indian to play 250 ODIs

India tour of Australia: Virat Kohli achieves another milestone. He becomes only the 8th Indian players to play 250 One Day Internationals (ODIs0. After a heroic success in the 2008 U-19 world cup, he has come a long way. Kohli played his first ODI for India in the year 2008 against Sri-Lanka. Since then he had never looked back. The 32- year old has been a success in all three formats.

He has a phenomenal run in the ODIs. In the 249 games, Kohli averages 59.14. Kohli has 70 international centuries, while Australian great Ricky Ponting has 71 of them. Kohli is one of the most successful captains for India with a winning percentage of 71.02%. The Delhi batsman has led India in 91 matches of which 62 has been in India’s favour.


The Indian batsman will try to prove his point against the Kangaroos. However, Kohli will depart to India after the end of the first test match for the birth of his first child.