Virat Kohli became the first cricketer to achieve this feat in international cricket.
India also defeated Afghanistan by six wickets in the second T20 match played in Indore. With this, Team India has taken a 2-0 lead in this three-match series. Virat Kohli, who returned to T20 international cricket after 14 months, registered a big achievement in his name in this match.
In the match, Kohli scored 29 runs in 16 balls with the help of five matches. Through this innings, he completed his two thousand runs while chasing the target in T20 cricket. With this, he has become the first cricketer to score more than 2000 runs while chasing in all three formats of cricket (Test, ODI, T20). Kohli had touched this figure long ago in Test and ODI.
Kohli has also become the only Indian cricketer to score two thousand runs while chasing T20 International. The overall record is in the name of Ireland's Paul Stirling, who has scored 2074 runs.
PC: ESPN Cricinfo
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