Virat Kohli to surpass Greame Smith in number of ODI runs as captain

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Virat Kohli has been adding up records in his whenever he is stepping into the ground as a batter . After completing 10000 runs accross formats & being the quickest to the record , he is now 41 runs shy of becoming the 5th in the list of ODI captains with highest run aggregate .

Kohli is only 41 runs away from going past former South Africa opener Graeme Smith in the list of most ODI runs by a captain. Kohli currently has 5376 runs in the 93 ODIs that he has played as a captain.

If he scores at least 41 in the 2nd ODI against England then he will rise to No.5 in the list overtaking Smith, who has scored 5416 runs in 150 ODIs as captain.

The No.1 in the list is former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting, who has amassed 8497 runs in his 234 ODIs as captain.

The Australia legend is followed by an India legend. MS Dhoni is at No.2 with 6641 runs in 200 ODIs as captain.

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