India recently defeated Australia by 7 wickets in the third match of the 3-match ODI series and won the series 2–1.
In this match, India needed 287 runs to win. The team achieved this target in 47.3 overs. For the team, Rohit Sharma scored 119 runs and Virat Kohli scored 89 runs.
Virat Kohli was adjudged the Man of the Series for his best performance in this series. He scored 183 runs in 3 matches, including 2 fifties. With this title, Virat has broken the record of many veterans in the list of players who have won the most man of the series in ODI cricket.
Most title winning players
Virat has now won the Man of the Series title 8 times in this list. Along with this, he has left Yuvraj Singh, Hashim Amla, Viv Richards, Ricky Ponting, Sourav Ganguly and MS Dhoni behind in this case.
In this list, ahead of Virat, now Sachin Tendulkar, Sanath Jayasuriya and Shaun Pollock are present.
Sachin has won the Man of the Series title for the most 15 times in ODI cricket.