The teams of India and Pakistan are going to face each other after a long time. Both will compete in the Asia Cup on September 2. The match will be played in Kandy, Sri Lanka. The last match between India and Pakistan took place in the T20 World Cup 2022. Then veteran batsman Virat Kohli played a memorable innings in Melbourne. However, it was a T20 match and this time the two will have an ODI match. Virat’s performance against Pakistan is excellent not only in T20 but also in ODIs.
Talking about the ODI format, Kohli played against Pakistan four years back. That match was played in Manchester, England. Team India won that World Cup match and Kohli scored 77 runs. His bat has always gone against Pakistan. In the last four ODI innings against him, Virat has scored more than 50 runs thrice.
Kohli’s performance in ODIs against Pakistan
Virat has played 13 matches against Pakistan from 2009 to 2019. During this, Kohli has scored 536 runs in 13 innings. His average during this period has been 48.72. The former Indian captain has scored two centuries and two half-centuries. His strike rate has been 96.22.
Virat’s record against Pakistan in Asia Cup
Kohli’s record in the ODI format of the Asia Cup is excellent. He has scored 613 runs in 10 innings. He has three centuries and one half-century to his name. Talking about his performance during this period against Pakistan, Virat had scored 18 runs in Dambulla in 2010. After that, in 2012, he played a big inning of 183 runs in Mirpur. In 2014, he could only score five runs in Mirpur. In this way, Kohli has scored 206 runs in three innings against Pakistan in the ODI format of the Asia Cup.