Star batsman Virat Kohli had led the Indian facet for the final time in T20Is because the Men in Blue registered a thumping win over Namibia to log out the continued T20 World Cup with a victory on Monday (November 8). The 33-year-old had earlier introduced that he’ll step down as T20I captain put up this event.
Kohli bows out after main Team India for the fiftieth time within the format and regardless of the Men in Blue failing to qualify for the semifinals of the T20 World Cup 2021, run-machine Kohli will go down as among the best captains of the shortest format.
Interestingly, Kohli ends his T20I captaincy stint with a greater profitable proportion than former India skipper MS Dhoni.
- Kohli led Team India in 50 T20s and guided the Men in Blue to victories in 30 matches with a win proportion of 63.82. While India misplaced 16, two of them have been deserted. Two have been gained via Super Overs. Meanwhile, Dhoni captained India in 72 T20Is, out of which the staff gained 42. The former wicketkeeper-batsman has a profitable proportion of 59.28 within the shortest format.
- Kohli is the second-highest run-scorer as captain in T20Is. He has racked up 1,570 runs at a strike-rate of 140.55 whereas main Team India. Kohli is simply behind Finch (1,719), who has led Australia in 54 T20Is as of now.
- Kohli has the second most fifties (13) as captain in T20Is. He is simply behind Pakistan skipper Babar Azam (15 fifties).
- The Delhi-born batsman has the most effective batting common (47.58) amongst all gamers who’ve led in 30 or extra T20Is.
— BCCI (@BCCI) November 8, 2021
As a captain in T20Is, Kohli guided India to victories in SENA (South Africa, England, New Zealand, and Australia) nations, a outstanding achievement.
India’s away T20I collection win beneath Virat Kohli:
- 2017 in Sri Lanka
- 2018 in South Africa
- 2018 in Ireland
- 2018 in England
- 2019 in West Indies
- 2020 in New Zealand
- 2020 in Australia
Despite having all of the batting and captaincy data beneath his belt, Kohli will rue the dearth of ICC titles beneath his management because the T20 World Cup 2021 offered the final probability for the 33-year-old batsman to clinch an ICC title within the format as captain however sadly, Team India didn’t qualify for the knockouts of the marquee event for the primary time because the 2012 version after crashing out within the Super 12s.