Virat Kohli Biography, Career and Statistics

Virat Kohli Bio, Career and Statistics are really interesting. Virat Kohli is also known as Cheeku is the one of most famous and best Indian player. Virat Kohli was born on November 5, 1988. He is 29 years old now. Virat Kohli is 5ft and 9Inches (175cm) tall. Father name of Virat Kohli is Saroj Kohli and mother name of Khili is Prem Kohli. Kohli was born and raised in Delhi. Virat Kohli married on 11 December 2017. He was married to the actress and celebrity of Indian film industry Anushka Sharma. International Cricketer of India and currently caption the India national team. He is also ranked as one of the world’s most famous athletes. He is also caption of Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL and has been the team’s captain since 2013. He is a right-handed batsman and he is on the list of one of the best batsmen in the world.

Virat Kohli Biography

 

Early Life of Virat Kohli.

Virat Kohli belongs to a Punjabi family. His father Saroj Kohli worked as a criminal lawyer and his mother Prem Kohli was a housewife. Virat Kohli has an elder brother Vikash Kohli and an elder sister Bhanva Kohli. According to the family of Virat, at the age of 3, he picked up the bat and started swinging it and asked his father to bowl him. After his parents recognized his potential and they sent him to the West Delhi Cricket Academy when he was nine years old.

Kohli was raised in Uttam Nagar and he was sent to Vishal Bharti Public School. In 1998, when he joined Delhi Cricket Academy, His Nabours started saying that he is wasting time in playing cricket at that time he was nine years old. But his father not stopped him to take him in the academy.Kohli’s family lived in Meera Bagh and in 2015 they moved to Gurgaon.

Kohli trained at the academy under Rajkumar Sharma and also played matches at the Sumeet Dogra Academy at Vasundhara Enclave at the same time. he was too good in his training period. Kohli was also good in school life. According to his teachers, he was a bright student.

Domestic Carrier of Virat Kohli.

Virat Kohli had a beautiful career in domestic cricket. he played a lot of city level leagues. In 2002-2003 Virat Kohli played under 15 Polly Umrigar Trophy. He was leading run taker in his team and tournament with 172 runs with the average of 34.40. In the next session of Polly Umrigar Trophy trophy 2003-2004, he performed blasting performance. He punched 390 runs in 5 innings including 2 centuries and 2 fifties. He was also the caption of this team. In 2004, he got selected in the under 17 team of Delhi 2003–2004 Vijay Merchant Trophy. he performed very well in this event he scored 251 not out in a single match and scored 470 runs in 4 matches with the average of 117.50 with two centuries. In the next year, Delhi Under-17s won the Vijay Merchant Trophy in which Kohli had highest run-scorer with 757 runs from 7 matches at an average of 84.11 with two beautiful centuries.

After that Virat Kohli was selected for the Under-19 squad of India for the tour of England. In that tour, he scored averaged 105 in the three-match of 50 overs limited overs match against England Under-19s. After that Indian Under-19 team toured Pakistan. and in this series Kohli average was 58 in the Test series and 41.66 in the 50 overs limited match series against Pakistan Under-19s. 2006 gave Virat Kohli a bad time because in 2006 his father died when Kohli was just 18. His father was his biggest support and his untimely death cause his family into a financial crisis. Kohli began taking the game even more seriously because he wants to fulfil the dream of his father. In under-19 world cup 2008, Kohli captained the victorious Indian team and won the title of ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup and that world cup was held in Malaysia. In this tournament, Virat Kohli scored 235 runs with an average of 47 and stand at third in most runs of the tournament.

Bio Table

Name Virat Kohli
Nickname Cheeko
Father Name Saroj Kohli
Mother Name Prem Kohli
Brother Name Vikash Kohli
Sister Name Bhanva Kohli
Status Married
Wife Name Anushka Sharma
Height 5ft 9inches.
Age 29 Years
Date of Birth 5 November 1988
Famous As Cricketer
Sun Sign Scorpio
 Net Worth 65 Million dollars in 2017

 

Virat Kohli Records and Ranking.

Virat Kohli best batsman in one-day cricket. Let’s have a look at his one-day T-20 and Test match rankings.

As of January 10, 2018. Virat Kohli is on Rank 2 in Test matches ranking with 893 points and he is standing on Rank 1 in ODI matches with 876 points. AB de Villiers is just behind Virat Kohli with 872 points. In T-20 Virat Kohli is on Rank 3 with 776 points which are really amazing. This guy is really a run Machine.

Batting Career Summary.

 M  Inn  NO  Runs  HS  Avg  BF  SR  100  200  50  4  6
 Test  64  108  8  5301  243  53.01  9110  58.19  20  6  15  587  17
 ODI  202  194  32  9030  183  55.74  9844  91.73  32  0  45  839  99
 T20I  55  51  14  1956  90  52.86  1419  134.8  0  0  18  208  40
 IPL  149  141  23  4418  113  37.44  3403  129.8  4  0  30  382 159

 

Virat Kohli International Debue Status.

Virat Kohli made his test debut vs Windies at Sabina Park on Jun 20, 2011, and he made his ODI debut vs Sri Lanka at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Aug 18, 2008. He made his T20 debut vs Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club on Jun 12, 2010. In IPL he made his debut in Royals Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Apr 18, 2008.

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