By Neha Yadav
Published May 19, 2024

Hindustan Times

Photo Credits: PTI

RCB vs CSK: Virat Kohli scores record 3000 runs at a venue in IPL

Batting maestro Virat Kohli scripted history by scoring 3000 runs at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on May 18.

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's Kohli started strong against Chennai Super Kings by smashing sixes and became the first player to breach the 3k mark at a venue.

He remained unbeaten on 19 off 9 balls after the rain hampered the match in Bengaluru. The batter hit two sixes and a four to maintain RCB on the scoreboard.

After Kohli, Mumbai Indians Rohit Sharma scored second highest runs at a venue. The skipper smashed a total 2295 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.

Former RCB player AB de Villiers registered third-highest scores at a venue by smashing 1960 runs at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.