Top 5 Chase Masters in One-Day International Cricket
Mr. Virat Kohli’s many synonyms, such as run machine, king of running, and chasing king come to mind when his name is taken. Everyone is aware of Virat's excitement while chasing, however, as per records, there is still someone ahead of Virat in the chases. Who?
Who is the real chasing king?
Master blaster, Sachin Tendulkar's records are as high as anyone else's. The cricket god is still at the top in chasing. Tendulkar who played 124 chasing innings scored 5490 runs and is ahead of all.
Virat Kohli is the only player who has the potential and ability to break Sachin's records. If Sachin any record like centuries or runs can be broken currently it can be done only by Kohli.
Virat has played 90 successful chasing innings so far and has scored a total of 5428 runs. He still needs 63 runs to ride to the top.
Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting, one of the legendary cricketers batted a total of 104 innings chasing. He scored 4186 runs and gave many memorable victories to Australia.
South African giant Kallis has fans in India too known for his batting style. Kalis is also a player who was known for chasing matches. He scored a total of 3950 runs in 100 innings in chasings.
Current Team India captain and opener Rohit Sharma is also on the list of chasing masters. Hitman Rohit, who batted 86 innings chasing, scored a total of 3897 runs, even though Rohit was a more destructive batsman mostly in the first innings
In the ODI against New Zealand to be held on Tuesday, if Team India bats second and Kohli is able to score 63 runs, then the name of King Kohli will be written once more in record books.