In a touching prelude to the India vs Australia World Cup Finals, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar extended his best wishes to Virat Kohli by presenting him with a jersey. The surprise gesture unfolded just before the commencement of the much-anticipated game, adding a sentimental layer to the intense cricket rivalry.
The significance of the moment was elevated for Kohli as he entered the match with a remarkable achievement under his belt. Having secured his 50th ODI ton in the semifinals against New Zealand, Kohli not only etched his name in cricket history but also surpassed Sachin Tendulkar’s record of 49 ODI tons.
This World Cup has been a stellar showcase of Kohli’s batting prowess, with consistent and impactful performances. The Indian cricket maestro not only equaled but also surpassed the legendary Sachin Tendulkar’s longstanding record, culminating in a world record of 50 ODI tons. As the stage is set for the World Cup Finals, Kohli’s exceptional form and Tendulkar’s heartfelt gift add emotional layers to the thrilling cricket narrative.