‘GOAT!’ – The world reacts as Virat Kohli reaches 10,000 ODI runs
NEW DEHLI (92 News) – Praise poured in from around India and elsewhere after Virat Kohli became the fastest to reach the milestone of 10,000 runs in one-day internationals.
Kohli scored the 81 runs he needed to reach the landmark in the second ODI against the Windies in Visakhapatnam on Wednesday, 24 October, and the world wasted no time in announcing their appreciation.
— ICC (@ICC) October 24, 2018
King Kohli 👑 pic.twitter.com/tNIJxt62ae
— BCCI (@BCCI) October 24, 2018
— PCB Official (@TheRealPCB) October 24, 2018
Among the tributes were his team-mates, players past and present, and big cricket figures from the world over. Chief among them was Sachin Tendulkar, whose record of 18,426 ODI runs and 49 centuries, thought unbreakable at one point, now seems in real danger.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 24, 2018
Software update all the time. Virat Kohli has redefined what consistency means. Got his 9000th odi run just 11 innings ago and got his 10000 th today, to go with his 37th century. Enjoy the phenomena #KingKohli pic.twitter.com/OPhvIsBRDJ
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) October 24, 2018
And the insanity continues with an undying intensity. Congratulations #KingKohli on 10,000 ODI runs and 37th century. The hunger, consistency and intensity is simply incredible pic.twitter.com/DGoP1GlZ01
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) October 24, 2018