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Kohli’s record broken, Martin Guptill becomes the new king of T20

In the second T20 cricket match played in Ranchi, New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill broke the record of India’s star batsman Virat Kohli. He is now the highest run-scorer in international T20 cricket. Before the start of the match, Guptill needed 11 runs to make the record.

The Indian team had a chance to beat New Zealand in the very beginning. However, Lokesh Rahul dropped Guptill’s catch at long on. After this, Guptill became the highest run-scorer in T20 Internationals.

Kohli has scored 3227 runs in 87 innings in T20 Internationals while Guptill has surpassed him by 3228 runs. Although this New Zealand opener has played 107 innings to reach here. He is also behind Virat Kohli in terms of average. Guptill is an opener and averages 32.49. While Kohli averages 52.04.

Martin Guptill played a brilliant innings of 70 runs in the first T20 played in Jaipur. Virat Kohli is currently out of the three-match T20 series against New Zealand. Kohli has resigned from the captaincy of the Indian T20 team after the T20 World Cup. Rohit Sharma has been made the captain in his place. Now Kohli will have a chance to beat Guptill in the T20 series to be played in South Africa.

Captain and opener Rohit Sharma is at number three. Rohit Sharma has also scored more than 3000 runs in International T20. Rohit Sharma has scored 3086 runs in 109 innings in this format.

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