Virat Kohli inches closer to break Ricky Ponting’s record

After equalling master blaster Sachin Tendulkar’s record of 49 centuries in one-day internationals, Virat Kohli is set to add another feather to his illustrious cap. Virat, who is the highest run-getter in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup, is set to overtake former Australia captain Ricky Ponting as the player with the most runs scored in World Cups. Virat, who is currently playing his fourth World Cup, has scored 1624 runs in 35 matches at an average of 58.00 in four editions, including four centuries and 11 half-centuries.