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In the latest ICC ODI batting rankings, Pakistan captain Babar Azam overtook Indian captain Virat Kohli to take the number-1 position. After 41 months, Virat has lost the best batsman in ODIs. After this, there was a debate as to who are the better batsmen in Virat and Babar. Bhaskar put this question among the fans on social media. There is no confusion among Indian fans about who among these two are better batsmen.
Only 14.6% of the fans consider Babur better
85.4% of users participating in Bhaskar poll said that Indian captain Virat Kohli is a better batsman than Pakistani batsman. Only 14.6 percent of the users described Babur as a better batsman.
Babur is also moving forward
Even though Virat Kohli is overwhelming in the overall record, the truth is that Babar Azam has also done well recently. His record in white ball cricket is worth challenging to Virat Kohli.
Babar also scored a century in T20
Babur Azam recently played a brilliant innings of 122 runs in the third match of the series of 4 T20 matches against South Africa. This is Babar’s first century in T20 International. At the same time, Virat Kohli has not been able to score a century in T20 International so far.
These two batsmen are in the top 10 of all three formats
Virat Kohli and Babar Azam are the only two present-day batsmen who are in the top-10 of all three formats of international cricket. Babar is the No. 1 batsman in ODIs, No. 6 in Tests and No. 3 batsmen in T20s. At the same time, Virat Kohli is ranked number-2 in ODIs, number-5 in Tests and number-5 in T20 as well.