Babar Azam and Virat Kohli both have some impressive stats in cricket. Both have good cricketing techniques, which makes them on the list of top players. We will do a detailed analysis of Virat Kohli Vs Babar Azam Stats in all formats.
Over All stats Babar Azam and Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli played his first international match against Sri Lanka in 2008 at the age of 19. He has played 463 matches in blue Indian Jersey. During this period, he smashed 23726 runs with an average of 54 runs and a strike rate of 78. Virat Kohli managed to score 70 hundred and 122 fifties in his career.
Babar Azam played his first international match against Zimbabwe in 2015 at 20. He has scored 10153 runs in 205 matches with an average of 51 and a strike rate of 80. He smashed 25 centuries and 73 fifties.
Test Stats Comparison
In 102 test matches, Virat scored 8074 runs with an average of 49 runs. He scored seven double hundred, 27 centuries, and 28 fifties in test matches. He played a brilliant inning back in 2019 against Soth Africa and score the Highest test career runs (254).
Babar Azam has played 42 test matches and scored 3032 runs with a batting average of 47. He scored seven hundred and 22 fifties in test matches. His highest test runs are 196 against Australia in 2022.
ODI Stats Comparison
From 2008 to 2022, Virat Kohli participated in 262 matches for the Indian Cricket team and scored 12344 runs. He is also the 2nd highest scorer for the Indian cricket team. He has an outstanding average of 57 in ODI matches with a strike rate of 92. Virat Kohli has 43 hundred and 64 fifties in his ODI Career.
Babar Azam has played 89 matches with green Jersey and scored 4442 runs with the help of some fantastic cover drives. Babar has 17 test hundreds and 19 fifties in One-day international matches.
So, Babar and Virat have the quality to turn the fifties into hundreds; as we can see, the ratio between their fifties and hundreds is pretty high.
Virat Kohli started his T20I career in 2010 against Zimbabwe. He has played 99 T20 matches and scored 3308 runs with an astonishing batting average of 50 and a strike rate of 137.
Although Babar is not famous for hitting massive sixes, he still managed to rank number one T20 batter in ICC Rankings. Babar Played 74 T20 matches and scored 2686 runs. Due to his consistency, he managed to maintain an average of 45 with a strike rate of 129.
Babar Azam vs Virat Kohli Captaincy Stats
Virat Kohli led the Indian cricket team from 2013 to 2022. He led the Indian team in 213 games, and due to his solid and aggressive decision-making, he won 135 games and lost only 60 matches. Three matches were tied, and four ended without any result. He has a winning percentage of 63.
Babar Azam replaced Sarfraz Ahmad to become captain of green caps in 2019. Babar captained the Pakistani team in 69 matches. He won 43 matches. As a captain, he lost 17 matches as captain, one tied, and five games ended without any results.
Babar Azam vs Virat Kohli Centuries
Virat Kohli and Babar Azam are genuine geniuses of the game, and they are scoring regular centuries. Although Kohli is going through a tough time, he will bounce back in no time. On the other hand, Babar is enjoying the peak of his career and trying to break every possible record.
- Overall, Virat Kohli scored 70 centuries, and Babar Azam scored 25 centuries.
- In ODI matches, Virat has scored 43 centuries, and Babar Azam scored 17.
- Babar has seven hundred in Test matches, and Kohli has 27 hundred.
- In T20I, Babar Azam scored one century, and Virat has not scored any.
Virat Kohli and Babar Azam against SENA Countries
Virat Kohli has faced South Africa, England, New Zealand, and Australia in 265 games. He scored 13851 runs with a batting average of 49, which included 6204 runs in ODI, 5775 in Test, and 1872 in T20I.
Babar Azam scored 5468 runs in 106 matches against SENA countries with a batting average of 49. He has scored 2342 Test runs, 1814 ODI runs, and 1312 T20I runs.
Babar Azam VS Virat Kohli at the Age of 27
At 27, Virat Kohli played 269 international matches and scored 12781 runs with an average of 51. He has scored 39 centuries and 66 fifties.
- In 48 test matches, he scored 3554 runs with an average of 45 and smashed 13 centuries.
- In 175 ODI matches, he scored 7570 runs with an average of 52 and 26 centuries.
- In 45 T20I matches, he scored 1657 runs.
As Babar Azam is currently 27 years old, so the stats and records given above are according to your query.