Babar Azam And Virat Kohli: Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen in the cricket world. At present, no one can compete with Virat in all three formats of the game. But former Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam is often compared with Virat Kohli. Babar Azam is called the next big batsman of the cricket world. But will Babar Azam really be able to make a mark like Virat Kohli in the cricket world? Let us know.
In the last two years in international cricket, Babar Azam has left Virat Kohli behind in terms of scoring centuries. In the last two years, Babar Azam has scored 11 international centuries, while Virat Kohli has scored 10 international centuries. Kohli is jointly at second position. Shubhman Gill has also scored 10 international centuries during this period.
The third number in the list is Daryl Mitchell of New Zealand. Mitchell has scored a total of 9 centuries in international cricket in the last two years. That is, Babar Azam is the batsman who has scored the most international centuries in the last two years.
Most international centuries in the last two years
- Babar Azam-11
- Virat Kohli- 10
- Shubhman Gill- 10
- Daryl Mitchell- 09
Babar was a flop in World Cup 2023, Kohli was made ‘Player of the Tournament’
In the ODI World Cup played on Indian soil in 2023, Babar Azam looked flop, while Kohli’s bat played very well. Kohli was the highest run-scorer in the World Cup, for which he was awarded the title of ‘Player of the Tournament’. Kohli had scored 765 runs at an average of 95.62 while batting in 11 innings of 11 matches of the tournament. During this period, Kohli had scored 3 centuries and 6 half-centuries.
Whereas Babar Azam could not score even half the runs of Kohli. Babar batted in 9 innings of 9 matches of the tournament and scored 320 runs at an average of 40.0. During this period, 4 half-centuries were scored from his bat.
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