Whenever the teams of India and Pakistan face each other on the cricket field, the level of happiness of the fans also remains high. Fans are waiting for the Asia Cup match between India and Pakistan to be played today.
In this match, everyone's eyes will be on Team India's star batsman Virat Kohli. Let us tell you that even the Pakistan team has not been able to forget the amazing feat that Virat Kohli did with the bat against Pakistan at the Melbourne Ground in the T20 World Cup 2022 last year.
In such a situation, once again King Kohli's bat can be seen thundering fiercely against Pakistan. This time the Asia Cup is being played in ODI format. How was King Kohli's record against Pakistan in this format, let's know through this article.
Last year, there was a 113-run partnership between Virat Kohli and Hardik Pandya in a T20 World Cup match. Despite the stand, India were on the backfoot, but King Kohli led the team to victory with an unbeaten 82 off 53 balls. The same is going to be seen once again in Pallekele between India and Pakistan.
Virat Kohli has so far played three matches against Pakistan in the Asia Cup in ODI format. In these three matches, he has scored 206 runs at an average of 68.66.
In the match played in Mirpur in 2012, Kohli scored 183 runs in 148 balls, which included 22 fours and one six and Team India won the game by 6 wickets in 47.5 overs while chasing 330 runs.
In his remaining two ODI innings against Pakistan in the Asia Cup, Kohli scored 18 runs in Dambulla in 2010 and 5 runs in 2014. Overall, he has played 11 matches in the Asia Cup in the ODI format, scoring 613 runs at an average of 61.30 with three centuries.
Virat Kohli has also played three matches against Pakistan in the Asia Cup in T-20 format. In these three matches, Kohli has scored 144 runs at an average of 48. He scored 49 runs in the match played in Mirpur in 2016 and 35 and 60 runs in 2022. Overall, the former Indian skipper has played 10 matches in Asia in the T20I format scoring 429 runs at an impressive average of 85.80.
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