Virat Kohli upstaged a rampant Chris Gayle as India beat West Indies through six wickets within the rain-affected 3rd and ultimate ODI on the Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad on Wednesday.
After clean-sweeping the T20I collection Three-Zero, India took the ODI collection 2-Zero and maintained a clear slate.
Set a revised goal of 255 in line with the DLS scoring way after Gayle blazed 72 in pacing the house aspect to 240/7 in 35 overs, Kohli used to be at his maximum imperious in compiling an unbeaten 114 – his 2nd consecutive ODI century – to take his aspect to 256 for 4 with 15 balls to spare.
His 43rd ODI hundred off 99 balls with 14 fours and total have an effect on at the collection ensured him the double accolade of ‘Guy of the Fit’ and ‘Guy of the Collection’.
Temporary ratings: West Indies 240/7 in 35 overs (Chris Gayle 72; Khaleel Ahmed Three-68) misplaced to India 256/four in 32.Three overs (Virat Kohli 114 now not out, Shreyas Iyer 65) through six wickets through DLS way.
Right here’s how Twitter reacted:
No 43. Counter ticks over. It is the Kohli manufacturing line. It is easy and it is environment friendly. And it is delightfully predictable.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) August 14, 2019
That used to be every other masterclas from Virat Kohli, improbable already his 43rd ODI century. Once more showcasing his versatility & greatness. Sheyas Iyer seems a participant to. No4???
— ian bishop (@irbishi) August 14, 2019
Every other 💯!?!? 🐐
— Danielle Wyatt (@Danni_Wyatt) August 14, 2019
Congratulations @imVkohli to your 43rd ODI Hundred! @BCCI
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) August 14, 2019
#ViratKohli is killing 50-over cricket along with his consistency. So simple as that.#WIvIND
— Abhishek Mukherjee (@ovshake42) August 14, 2019
Virat Kohli has now scored 26 masses whilst chasing in ODIs. Should you believe simplest his masses in chases in comparison to total masses for all different avid gamers, he’d nonetheless be in fifth position in ODI historical past.
— The CricViz Analyst (@cricvizanalyst) August 14, 2019
Virat Kohli continues his dominating display!
Scorecard : https://t.co/l8fCacTpHE#WIVIND #3rdODI percent.twitter.com/acAnXfkuy8
— The Cricket Occasions (@CricketTimesHQ) August 14, 2019
Maximum ODI lots as a captain.
Ricky Ponting 22 in 220 innings.
Virat Kohli 21 in 76 innings ONLY.
👑 Kohli for a explanation why! percent.twitter.com/491KfkLEHR
— Nikhil 🏏 (@CricCrazyNIKS) August 14, 2019
ODI 💯 No. four️⃣Three️⃣
Merely unbelievable from Virat Kohli 👏#WIvIND percent.twitter.com/23HePtPrfD
— ICC (@ICC) August 14, 2019
King for a explanation why 👑👑#TeamIndia take the ODI collection 2-Zero 🇮🇳🇮🇳 #WIvIND percent.twitter.com/Wr8tZJO5e1
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 14, 2019
Virat Kohli punches the air as India win through 6 wickets in Trinidad 🙌🏻
Congratulations to the Males within the Blue for successful the ODI collection 2-Zero 🇮🇳#OneFamily #CricketMeriJaan #WIvIND
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) August 14, 2019
Virat Kohli’s ultimate 3 ODI innings within the West Indies:
111*v WI in Kingston, 6 Jul 2017
120 v WI in Port of Spain, 11 Aug 2019
114* v WI in Port of Spain, 14 Aug 2019
– First participant with 3 consecutive ODI lots in WI
– First visiting participant with four ODI lots in WI#WIvIND
— Sampath Bandarupalli (@SampathStats) August 14, 2019
Chase Grasp Virat Kohli confirmed his magnificence all over again! ODI hundred no. 43. And lots of extra to come back.
He’s simplest 7 lots clear of turning into the individual with maximum ODI lots!
Maximum ODI lots v an opponent:
nine — Sachin v Australia
nine — VIRAT KOHLI v WI#WIvIND
— Sarang Bhalerao (@bhaleraosarang) August 15, 2019
Really well performed, Shreyas Iyer. He would have favored to complete the sport nowadays however has checked out ease in each outings and grabbed the chance with each fingers. Really feel satisfied for him #WIvIND
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) August 14, 2019
West Indies have not received a unmarried bilateral ODI collection out of the ultimate 14 – misplaced 13 and drew one.
Just one workforce – Bangladesh – has an extended run with out a bilateral collection win – 15 – between 1999 and 2004.#WIvsIND #INDvsWI
— Rajneesh Gupta (@rgcricket) August 14, 2019