Some Interesting Facts About Virat Kohli

Let’s know some facts about Virat-

  • He full name is Virat Kohli
  • He was born on 5th November 1988 at Delhi.
  • His nickname is Chiku.
  • His height is 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 metres).
  • Virat Kohli is a right handed batsman and bowling is right arm medium.
  • He has started his international career as captain of Under 19 team.
  • He played his first international debut match on 18th August 2008 against Sri Lanka and in this match he scored 175 runs.
  • International test debut match was played as captain of Under 19 team against West Indies on 28 June 2011.
  • In T20 matches he represents Royal Challenger Bangalore since 2008.
  • Till now (August 16) he has scored 12 centuries in test matches and 25 centuries in One Day International matches.
  • His top Score is 200 runs in test matches and 183 runs in One Day International matches.
  • Virat Kohli has taken training of cricket at West Delhi Cricket Academy, Delhi. He was admitted to this Academy in 1998 at the age of 9 years.
  • He was trained by the experience trailer Mr Rajkumar Sharma.
  • His father died on 18th December 2006 due to severe brain stroke.
  • Mr Virat Virat Kohli was made vice captain of Indian cricket team in 2012 and he did captaincy when regular Captain Mr Dhoni was not available..
  • he was part of Indian Cricket Team that won last World Cup half cricket.