All About Virat Kohli
No doubt, Virat Kohli is the greatest International Indian cricketer who appears among the top players in India. Each and every time he walks into the ground along with the creating gear on, he really looks focused and determined. The hunger to be the greatest cricketer across the world makes him more unique since he is always booming for more. In 50 overs format, the Indian captain, Virat Kohli ranked as the numero uno, and in the test format, he numbed in the 2nd position.
In addition, he has a unique record, which defines that he is the one and the only cricketer in the globe to average above 50 in every format of cricket at the same time. His dominance in each cricket platform is something worth watching!!!
Biography of Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli was born on 5th November 1988, In Delhi, India. Now, he is 31 years old who has been playing for India from the last decade. Cricket was something which delights him from his childhood and eventually, he endorsed cricket as his affection. He completed his secondary schooling from “Saviour Convent Senior Secondary School, Paschim Vihar, Delhi”, and higher secondary studies from “Vishal Bharti Public School, Delhi”. He was not able to complete his graduate degree since he began focusing on cricket after completing the higher secondary studies.
Looks & Physical Appearance
Apart from being related to sports, he has an amazing appearance. He maintains his body by doing regular physical activities and workouts. His height around 5’9|” inches and weighs 70kg (approximately). He has some attractive features including black hair., brown eyes, 40 inches chest, and 14 inches biceps.
Caste, Family Girlfriends & Wife
The Indian captain, Virat belongs from a middle-class family. His father is a criminal lawyer named Late Prem Kohli. And his mother is a homemaker named Saroj Kohli. Moreover, he has a brother and a sister named Bhawna Kohli and Vikas Kohli, both always support Virat in each situation.
After dating Anuska Sharma, Bollywood actress, he got married to her on 11th December 2017, Italy. However, before dating Anuska Sharma, he was in a relationship with Anjana (An actress), Sarah-Jane Dias (An actress), Izabelle Leite (A Brazillian model), Tamannah Bhatiya (An actress) according to the media reports.
Further Details Regarding the Legend, Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli, the name itself speaks for how the world acknowledged the person and his capability. In this current generation, he is one player who is dominating world cricket. There are especially no such records as a batsman that he has yet to be achieved.
Being an Indian batsman, he has not only performed in the subcontinent regions but also on different foreign soil. If we just look into his records across all three formats, they are quite astounding. If we just take a look at his career collectively, we can see that he has demolished most of the records in a quite handsome manner. In tests, he is ranking in the 2nd position just after steve smith. He has played all 86 matches and has scored 7240 runs at an average of 53.63 which are quite staggering.
Not only in the tests, if we look at his ODI career, but experts are also quite surprised to see how a person can play this game gentleman. He is averaging close to 60 (59.34) which no other batsman in ODI has achieved. He has scored all total of 12552 runs in ODI which is 6th in the list of highest run-getters in ODI. In terms of making centuries, he is also just after the great little master. He has scored 43 centuries in this limited format and 27 in tests. If we take a closer look at his subjugated total number centuries (70), he is still standing just after the great Sachin Tendulkar (100).
Virat Kohli IPL Career
He is also the only batsman to play in world cricket to average more than 50 in all three formats. Now, let’s take a look at his domestic career. He is also the highest run-getter in here as well. In IPL, he has scored 5412 runs at an average of 37.85. He also holds the record of making the highest runs in a season (913) with a record number of centuries (4) in 2016. Nevertheless, he faced some of the critics in 2014 in England tour where he constantly failed. But he came back real hard in the same year against Australia on their home turf by scoring 4 centuries in the test series. As a captain, he has also become successful.
He has led India to numero uno in tests and in ODI respectively But for some reason, he has failed to perform in the World Cup finals due to which people have been mocking him for a very long time. But, every time when he has felt the fire, he has burned with the brightest flame. He has even won a number of awards. In 2012, “ICC ODI player of the year”. He has also won “Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World” consecutively in 2016, 2017, and 2018. Apart from that, “ICC Test Player of the year”, “Wisden Cricketers of the Year”, “Padma Shri”, “Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna” are some of the valuable awards that he has got up till now. So, statistically, in numbers, he is one of those batsmen whose name should be along with the legends in the Hall of Fame.