Sunil Gavaskar claims Virat Kohli will achieve his 50th century on his birthday

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Sunil Gavaskar claims Virat Kohli will achieve his 50th century on his birthday. the ex-captain, Virat Kohli will be celebrating his 35th birthday on November 5.


Virat Kohli is currently posing in the second place of most ODI centuries. He has a total of 48 centuries on his lap, one away from equalling Sachin Tendulkar’s record. While everyone’s waiting to witness Virat Kohli climb to the top, Sunil Gavaskar’s vision is clear. According to the former legendary cricketer, Virat will achieve his 50th century on November 5 on his birthday. On November 5, India will face South Africa at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Speaking on Star Sports Sunil Gavaskar said that,

“Kohli will slam his 50th ODI Century against South Africa at the Eden Gardens and what better occasion than his birthday? It’s a sight when you slam a ton there because the Kolkata crowd gives you a standing ovation, and cheers for you, the air is filled with whistles and claps. It is a moment to savour for every batter”

Virat Kohli has scored a total of 354 runs so far in the five matches of the World Cup 2023. In addition, he also achieved a century against Bangladesh in Pune. Virat is currently in third place at the player stats of Most runs. In the match against New Zealand, Virat Kohli missed his century by five runs.

Indian team is currently topping the table, winning all five matches with a net run rate of +1.353. Skipper Rohit Sharma is at the 6th place in the Most Runs player’s stats. Rohit Sharma possesses 311 runs to his name. Talking of Bowlers, Jasprit Bumrah is in 7th place in Most Wickets player’s stats with 11 wickets. Moreover, In the last game against New Zealand, Shami had taken five-wicket haul.

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