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Virat Kohli’s massive T20 record broken by Ireland opener Paul Stirling

Virat Kohli’s large T20 document damaged by Eire opener Paul Stirling | Cricket Information

Indian skipper Virat Kohli holds loads of data in all three codecs of the sport. On Sunday (October 10), Kohli misplaced considered one of his valuable T20 data to Eire opener Paul Stirling. The Irish star smashed a T20 world document in a recreation towards the UAE forward of the T20 World Cup 2021, which until now belonged to Kohli.
Throughout Stirling’s spectacular knock of 40 off 35 balls towards the UAE, he hit 4 fours and managed to overhaul Kohli to realize the document for hitting most fours in T20 cricket. Stirling has now hit 288 fours in T20 format, whereas Virat has hit 285 fours in his T20 profession to date.
Stirling and Kohli are adopted by New Zealand’s Martin Guptill, who has the document of hitting 256 fours in T20 cricket. Workforce India’s vice-captain Rohit Sharma, and presumably the brand new India T20 captain, is at No. 4 on the record with 252 fours and Australia T20 skipper captain Aaron Finch is at No. 5.
Most fours in males’s T20I cricket
1 Paul Stirling: 288
2 Virat Kohli: 285
3 Martin Guptill: 256
4 Rohit Sharma: 252
Congratulations, Stirlo! One other document damaged @ITWSports pic.twitter.com/ChHKsaxdDs
— Cricket Eire (@cricketireland) October 10, 2021
Stirling has hit essentially the most runs for Eire within the shortest format of the sport. The opener has scored 2,495 runs in 89 T20 matches, together with a century on this format as properly.
Within the sixth match of the ‘UAE Summer time T20 Bash 2021’, Stirling got here out to open with all-rounder Kevin O’Brien. The Irish openers gave their workforce an amazing begin, placing on 85 runs in 11.3 overs for the primary wicket.
O’Brien smashed 54 off 45 balls with one 4 and two sixes. Nevertheless, the workforce couldn’t make the most of this glorious begin and will solely handle 134 runs within the allotted overs.
UAE, in reply, cruised to a seven-wicket win in 16.1 over with opener Waseem Muhammad scoring an unbeaten 107 off 62 balls with 4 sixes and 14 fours.

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