The Indian Run Machine Virat Kohli is one of the best bestman in the World and mostly know for his attitude and his dangerous batting. Here are the 10 most interesting facts about Virat Kohli.
Facts About Virat Kohli
1- Junior Level Cricket Debuet
- Virat Kohli made his debut in under 15 cricket in 2002. He played for Delhi against Himachal Pradesh in Polly Umrigar Trophy.
- In 2004 during Vijay Merchant Trophy Virat Made his debut in under 17 for Delhi against Punjab. He scored 470 runs in 5 innings and become second highest scorer of the tournament.
- He make his debut in under 19 for Delhi by playing against Haryana during Vinoo Mankad Trophy in 2005.
2- Father’s Death
The biggest strength of a sportsman is that nothing can came between a player and his sport. The real example of this is Virat Kohli. He was playing Ranji Trophi for Delhi against Karnataka nad his father died on the same day. But Virat still played the match and scored 90 runs.
3- Two ODI Hundred Before His 22 Birthday
Virat Kohli is the third Indian batsman to score 2 ODI century before his 22nd birthday. First was Sachin Tendulkar and Second was Suresh Raina.
4- First Indian To Score Century while debuting in World Cup
Virat Kohli was the first Indian to score a century while debuting in ICC World Cup 2011. He made 282 run in 9 innings and did a great partnership with Gautam Gambhir in Final.
5- Fastest 1000 In ODI
Virat Kohli is first Indian and say fastest batsman who touch the mark of 1000,3000,4000 and 5000 runs in ODI cricket.
6- Kohli holds ICC ODI Cricketer of the year
Virat Kohli at the age of 23 receives ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year in 2012 for his awesome performance in One Day International.
7- Fastest ODI Centuries
Kohli have record of fastest 10,15,18 and 19 ODI centuries.
8- Fastest Century by Indian
Viral made 100 off 52 balls and that’s put virat in fastest century by an Indian. Virat played that innings against Australia in 2013 at Jaipur.
9- First Crush
Virat Kohli’s first crush was Bollywood Actress Karishma Kapoor.
Virat have 4 tattos on his body. He loves tattoo very much.