Virat Kohli is an Indian international cricketer who captains the Indian national team in all formats. He is considered one of the best batsmen in the world, and has been ranked number one in the ICC Test and ODI batting rankings.
Early life and education
Kohli was born on 5 November 1988 in Delhi, India. He began playing cricket at a young age, and was inspired by his father, Prem Kohli, who was a criminal lawyer. Kohli attended Vishal Bharti Public School and Saviour Convent Senior Secondary School in Delhi. He did not complete his graduation due to his cricket career.
Kohli made his first-class debut for Delhi in 2006. He quickly established himself as one of the most promising batsmen in the country, and was selected for the India Under-19 team in 2008. He helped the team win the 2008 Under-19 World Cup, and was named the player of the tournament.
Kohli made his Twenty20 debut for India in 2008, and his ODI debut in 2009. He quickly became a regular member of the team, and was appointed captain of the ODI team in 2017.
Kohli has been one of the most successful batsmen in international cricket in recent years. He has scored more than 12,000 runs in Test cricket, and more than 18,000 runs in ODI cricket. He has also scored 43 centuries in international cricket, which is the most by any Indian batsman.
Kohli is known for his aggressive batting style, and his ability to score runs quickly. He is also a very good captain, and has led India to several victories in recent years.
Kohli is married to Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma. They have a daughter, Vamika.
Net worth and awards
Kohli’s net worth is estimated to be around $100 million. He has won numerous awards for his cricketing achievements, including the ICC Cricketer of the Year award in 2018.
Virat Kohli is one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. He is a true champion, and an inspiration to millions of people around the world.