Virat Kohli notches up his 5th consecutive fifty plus score against Australia in World Cup 2023 finals. He became the first India batsman to score 5 fifty plus scores in World Cup twice.
Virat Kohli was dismissed at 54 by skipper Pat Cummins.
Virat Kohli's string of fifty plus scored started from the league-stage match against Sri Lanka at the Wankhede Stadium, where Virat Kohli scored 88 runs of 94 deliveries and fell short by 22 runs to equal Sachin Tendulkar's record 49 ODI centuries
Virat, on occasion of his 35th birthday notched up the 49th ODI century, equalling Sachin Tendulkar's tally of ODI hundreds. He remained unbeaten at 101 against South Africa at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Virat continued his great form in India's last match of the league stage as well. Virat Kohli scored 51 runs against Netherlands and was dismissed by Van der Merwe.
India' semi-final clash against New Zealand at the Wankhede Stadium saw history in making as Virat Kohli scored record 50th ton, surpassing Sachin Tendulkar's record.
Virat Kohli scored 117 runs and went on the record most runs in single edition of ODI world cup.
Virat Kohli finished off his dream run in World Cup 2023 with 765 runs in 11 innings with three hundreds and six fifties. He averaged 95.62, which is the second highest for a batsman with 500 plus runs in World Cup.