Rohit surpasses Kohli to become India's highest run-scorer in T20Is

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Lucknow, Nov 6  Rohit Sharma on Tuesday surpassed captain Virat Kohli to become India's highest run-scorer in T20 Internationals during the second game against the West Indies at the newly-built Ekana Stadium here.Rohit needed just 11 runs to surpass Kohli's record before the start of the match and the Mumbaikar achieved the feat in style, clobbering a 149kph delivery off pacer Oshane Thomas over the mid-off boundary in the fifth over.Before Tuesday, Kohli held the record, amassing 2101 runs from 62 T20 matches at an average of 48.88.Rohit took 86 matches to reach the milestone(PTI)