Hashim Amla is one of the most famous cricketers of South Africa. During his career, he single-handedly won many matches for the African team. This player has now said goodbye to all forms of cricket.
The county cricket team gave this information through its Twitter account. However, do you know that there was a time when Virat Kohli and Hashim Amla were compared. This African cricketer has broken many records of Kohli.
In such a situation, once he was called a better player than Virat. Let’s take a closer look at the career of this great player. Actually, Hashim Amla has done what Virat Kohli has not been able to do in ODIs.
Amla is the fastest batsman to score two, three, four, five, six and seven thousand runs in ODI history. He has scored more points than Kohli. While Kohli scored 6,000 runs in 136 innings, Amla did so in 123 innings.
Also, Amla had more ODI runs than Kohli. He scored so many runs in 150 innings as compared to Kohli’s 161. These figures suggest that if Amla had played more cricket, he could have become a better player than Kohli.