[caption id="attachment_646693" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-646693" alt="Virat Kohli has 8 hundreds as ODI captain AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/kohli31.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> Virat Kohli has 8 hundreds as ODI captain AFP[/caption] <p></p><p style="text-align: left;" align="center"><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/virat-kohli/" target="_blank">Virat Kohli</a> became the fastest player to 2,000 runs as ODI captain, surpassing AB de Villiers. He achieved the feat during <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/australia-in-india-2017-200780/live-scores/india-vs-australia-live-cricket-score-4th-odi-match-184284-summary.html" target="_blank">the fourth ODI between India and Australia</a> at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. Kohli, however, departed soon after reaching the landmark. Nathan Coulter-Nile angled one in, dismantling his defence.</p> <p></p>Kohi took 36 innings, ahead of de Villiers (41) and Michael Clarke (40). <p></p> <p></p>As skipper, Kohli has scored 8 hundreds and 10 fifties. His highest score of 139 came against Sri Lanka in 2014 home series. <p></p> <p></p>Kohli became full-time captain when MS Dhoni quit captaincy in January 2017. <p></p> <p></p>In all, Kohli has scored 8,728 runs at an average over 50. He has equalled Ricky Ponting s tally of hundred (30) and is only behind Sachin Tendulkar. Kohli is also the only player to average over 50 across formats. <p></p> <p></p>Adding more light on milestone, Kohli equalled Dhoni's streak of ODI wins when his team beat Australia at Indore.