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#IPL 2016: Run machine Virat Kohli breaks Sachin Tendulkar's record

 2016-05-08 06:03:46.0

PTI5_7_2016_000237BTahlka news Bureau, Bengaluru:�Virat Kohli became the first captain to score two centuries in a single edition of Indian Premier League as he scored 108* against Rising Pune Supergiants . Before �match began, Kohli had scored 433 runs in seven matches and required another 67 runs to break Master Blaster�s record. Royal Challengers Bangalore's Kohli became the first captain to score more than 500 runs in IPL in three different seasons and in doing so, he broke Sachin's record, who had achieved this feat twice as captain of Mumbai Indians. Sachin plundered 618 runs in the 2010 edition and 553 runs in the 2011 edition of the IPL. Chris Gyale was the first player to score two tons in one edition. He achieved the feat in 2011. Kohli has so far scored 541 runs in eight matches with an average of 90.16. He could set a new benchmark this season.

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