Virat Kohli: Don't want to talk about records, it's 'embarrassing'

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 27, 2018, 09.59 PM(IST)

File photo of Virat Kohli. Photograph:( Reuters )

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Virat Kohli became the first Indian batsman to score three consecutive centuries in the one-day format.

West Indies restricted India at 240 to win the third one-day clash by 43 runs on Saturday at Pune's Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.

Virat Kohli, who top-scored with 107, said that it is "embarrassing" to talk about records when the team doesn't win the match.

Skipper Kohli, yet again, created a record as he became the first Indian batsman to score three consecutive centuries in the one-day format.

After losing the match, Kohli said, "It is a bit embarrassing when people ask you the same thing again and again," when he asked about his record making streak.

Kohli, who is also the fastest player to reach 10,000 ODI runs, slammed 38th one-day century of his career.

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Ahead of the match, during the toss, Kohli said, "We want the guys who will be part of the World Cup to play as much as possible."

His statement proves that India is preparing for the ICC World Cup 2019 which is scheduled to take place in England.