Virat Kohli Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More
Virat Kohli Indian Cricketer Full Biography
Born on 5 November 1988, Virat Kohli is an Indian Cricketer who currently captains the Indian International Team. He is know as the name of Chikoo. He is a Right-handed batsman and Right-arm medium bowler. After Sachin Tendulkar Kohli is known as the best cricketer in the world. In IPL he plays for Royal Challengers Bengaluru and has been the team’s captain since 2013. Virat Kohli is having a huge fan following internationally. He is currently having 53.3m Followers on Instagram and 34.6 Million on Twitter.
Virat Kohli is the brand ambassador of many millionaire brands such as Puma, Audi, etc. He has also tied up his partnership with the MPL app recently.
Virat Kohli Indian Cricketer- Basic Information
Name: Virat Kohli
Batting Style: Right-Handed
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
Virat Kohli Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): (175 cm)
Weight (approx.): 69 Kg
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Personal Life Of Virat Kohli
Date of Birth: 30 Nov 1988
Age: 31 Years
Birth Place: Delhi
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
School: Vishal Bharti Public School, Delhi
Educational Qualifications: 12th standard
Virat Kohli Family & Religion
Father: Prem Kohli
Mother: Saroj Kohli
Brother: Vikash Kohli
Sister: Bhavna Kohli
Coach/Mentor: Rajkumar Sharma
Address: Meera Bagh, Paschim Vihar, Delhi metro green line DLF City, Phase -1, Block-C, Gurgaon. 35th floor of the Omkar ‘1973’ in Worli, Mumbai
Cricket Career Of Virat Kohli
Test:20 Jun 2011 vs West Indies at Kingston
ODI:18 Aug 2008 vs Sri Lanka at Dambulla
T20:12 Jun 2010 vs Zimbabwe at Harare
Jersey Number: #18 (India), #18 (Ipl)
Domestic/State Teams: Delhi, Royal Challengers Bangalore
In 2012, he was named as one of the 10 best dressed international men. He was given the Arjuna Award (2013) and Padma Shri Award (2017) by the Government of India.
Since October 2017, he has been the top-ranked ODI batsman in the world and is currently 1st in Test rankings with 928 points
Controversies did by Virat Kohli ( Indian Cricketer )
In the year 2011, when Kohli first toured Australia, he showed his middle finger to the crowd in Sydney after the crowd abused him while he was fielding near the boundary line.
The very famous incident took place in the year 2013 during the IPL. He was captaining the Royal Challengers Bangalore side and was up against Gautam Gambhir’s Kolkata Knight Riders. After Kohli was dismissed he got involved in an ugly spat with his then Indian side teammate Gautam Gambhir. The two Delhi lads were involved in some rough talks until Rajat Bhatia came and intervened.
The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Virat Kohli
Since the age of 3, Virat was fascinated by cricket.
His nickname ‘Chikoo’ was given by his Delhi State coach Ajit Chaudhary in his childhood days.
In 2003, his coach Raj Kumar Sharma had invited Ashish Nehra to his academy, where he awarded young Kohli as he was the highest run-scorer for Delhi in the 2002-2003 Polly Umrigar Trophy, with 172 runs at an average of 34.40.
In 2006, his father died of a brain stroke, but the very next day after his father’s death, he played a match-saving knock for Delhi against Karnataka, where he scored 90 runs
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