Virat Kohli Profile- Career, ICC Ranking, Age, Nicknames, Wife and Record

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Virat Kohli

Full Name — Virat Kohli
Nicknames — Chikoo, Run Machine
Born — 05 November 1988
Place of Kohli’s Birth — Delhi, India (Hometown is same)
Age — 30 years
Height — 5 feet 9″ (175 cm)
Body — Chest- 40″
Eye Colour — Dar Brown
Hair Colour — Black
Nationality — India
Religion — Hinduism
Father — Prem Kohli
Mother — Saroj Kohli
Wife — Anushka Sharma
Role — Indian Captain, Right-hand batsman, Right-arm medium bowler
International Debut of Kohli — ODI debut — On 18 August 2008 against Sri-Lanka
Test debut — On 20 June 2011 VS. West Indies
T20 debut — On 12 June 2010 VS. Zimbabwe
Jersey No. — 18 (India National Team and IPL)
Domestic Team — India Red, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi
Field Nature — Very Aggressive
Kohli’s favorite Shot — Cover Drive, Flick Shot

Virat Kohli Early Life

The best batsman in the world, he born on 05 November 1988. The current leader of the Indian Team. He is not only a good cricketer but also a good captain. His coming history of the India team was very glorious.

Kohli was the captain of Under 19’s Indian cricket team at the 2008 Under-19 world cup in Malaysia. At the age of 19, he made his debut against Sri-Lanka as a middle-order batsman, he performed very well. Gradually Virat attracted the whole cricket world. For his extraordinary performances and cricket merit, he appointed as vice-captain of India.

Kohli Cricket Career

Dhoni was stepped down from captaincy by Virat. However, Chikoo is a perfect batsman for all formate cricket Like ODI, Test, T-20 and Premiere League. Kohli is a player of modesty and a role model or an icon to the world. His career is very bright. From domestic cricket, Run Machine plays as a dependable cricketer.

In October 2002, Kohli first played for the Delhi Under-15 team. He was the high scorer of this tournament with 172 runs at an average of 34.40. He’s scored 390 runs in 5 innings at an average of 78 including two centuries and two fifties. He performs not only best in Under-15 but also Under-19. In the Under – 19 world cup, he was the captain of the Indian Team.

For Vita’s outstanding performances in this tournament India’s coach Dav what more said mentioned Virat “Chikoo is a very physical type of player. He likes to impose himself on the game, backs it up with his skill.”

Not end inhere, he was bought by the Indian premier league Royal challengers Bangalore for $30000 on a youth contract.

The Test Cricket profile of Kohli

Virat made his international debut against Sri-Lanka as makeshift opener 2010’s Asia cup was not in favor of Virat. His average was 16.75. But he didn’t hesitate. He tried his best to performs well. In this way turn into a good player. His up-down performance made his ranking dissimilar. But that’s not a problem for him.

He plays 77 matches and 131 innings. The quantity of playing games and innings is not so high, but the summation of runs is high. He scored 6613 runs. His test strike rate is 57.26. Most important to note that he tool already 25 Hundred and six double hundreds and 20 fifty. Amazingly, he took hundreds over fifty.

His style of test cricket is similar to ODI. This style of batting made him world-famous batsman. ICC Ranking to his number 1 test batsman.

The ODI profile of Virat Kohli

He is the also number one batsman in ODI formate. He plays 237 matches and 228 innings. He’s scored over 10000 runs. And that was 11286 runs in One Day International cricket. His high score is 183. His average is 59.4. Isn’t it a legendary average?

Most important it is that his strike rate is 93. It is a matter of great wonder that he took 41 hundred. Sachin Tendulkar said that Only he could choose his record. One day Kohli can take 100 hundred.

T-20 cricket Career of Virat Kohli

He plays 70 matches and 65 innings in T-20 cricket. He’s scored 2369 runs. The high score is 90. He had no hundred in this format. However, his strike is high. And that is 135.84. As a captain of Royal challengers, his performances are very well. He took 5412 runs playing only 177 matches. One hundred thirteen runs are his best score in IPL formate. He is the owner of 05 hundred in IPL.

Virat Kohli Record

His fastest century for India as a cricketer in ODI from 52 balls.
He is the fastest Indian batsman who reaches 1000 runs in ODI
Fastest Indian and world third fastest batsman who reach 5000 runs and he is the only player who reaches 11000 runs in ODIs

Now we turn into Virat Kohli’s family. Anushka Sharma, the well known Bollywood Actress, stolen his mind. Anushka also loves him.

How many centuries Kohli have?
66 centuries
Who most centuries in ODI?
Sachin Tendulkar
Who is World No 1 batsman?
Virat Kohli

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