Virat Kohli      

Full name Virat Kohli

Born November 5, 1988, Delhi

Current age 25 years 269 days

Major teams India, Delhi, India Red, India Under-19s, Royal Challengers Bangalore

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Virat Kohli
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 27 47 4 1822 119 42.37 3620 50.33 6 9 220 7 27 0
ODIs 134 126 18 5634 183 52.16 6269 89.87 19 30 549 50 62 0
T20Is 27 25 5 906 78* 45.30 697 129.98 0 8 96 19 13 0
First-class 58 93 11 4010 197 48.90 7387 54.28 13 17 527 20 55 0
List A 168 159 21 7076 183 51.27 7805 90.65 23 38 713 74 80 0
Twenty20 156 145 22 4232 99 34.40 3303 128.12 0 28 407 126 69 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 27 6 144 70 0 - - - 2.91 - 0 0 0
ODIs 134 37 538 542 4 1/15 1/15 135.50 6.04 134.5 0 0 0
T20Is 27 11 136 183 3 1/13 1/13 61.00 8.07 45.3 0 0 0
First-class 58 20 612 324 3 1/19 2/42 108.00 3.17 204.0 0 0 0
List A 168 44 602 603 4 1/15 1/15 150.75 6.00 150.5 0 0 0
Twenty20 156 40 427 623 7 2/25 2/25 89.00 8.75 61.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v India at Kingston, Jun 20-23, 2011 scorecard
Last Test England v India at Southampton, Jul 27-31, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 18, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v India at Dhaka, Mar 5, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 12, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka, Apr 6, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Delhi v Tamil Nadu at Delhi, Nov 23-26, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class England v India at Southampton, Jul 27-31, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Delhi v Services at Delhi, Feb 18, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v India at Dhaka, Mar 5, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings at Bangalore, May 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
39, 28 India v England Southampton 27 Jul 2014 Test # 2132
25, 0 India v England Lord's 17 Jul 2014 Test # 2130
1, 8 India v England Nottingham 9 Jul 2014 Test # 2128
36 Indians v Derbyshire Derby 1 Jul 2014 Other
29 Indians v Leics Leicester 26 Jun 2014 Other
73 RCB v Super Kings Bangalore 24 May 2014 T20
38 RCB v KKR Kolkata 22 May 2014 T20
67 RCB v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 20 May 2014 T20
27 RCB v Super Kings Ranchi 18 May 2014 T20
10 RCB v Daredevils Bangalore 13 May 2014 T20
Profile

A typical modern-day cricketer, Virat Kohli plays his game aggressively, bares his emotions loudly in public, yet retains the element of maturity that forms an integral part of every good and great player. Anil Kumble said he had thought hard before calling Kohli the best under-22 player in international cricket - that would rate as perhaps the best compliments he has received. It is also proof of Kohli's transformation as a player.

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Jul 30, 2014

Virat Kohli was eager to get on the front foot, England v India, 3rd Investec Test, Ageas Bowl, 4th day, July 30, 2014

Virat Kohli was eager to get on the front foot

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Jul 29, 2014

James Anderson roars with the wicket of Virat Kohli, England v India, 3rd Investec Test, Ageas Bowl, 3rd day, July 29, 2014

James Anderson roars with the wicket of Virat Kohli

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Jul 29, 2014

A Chris Woakes short ball forced Virat Kohli off balance, England v India, 3rd Investec Test, Ageas Bowl, 3rd day, July 29, 2014

A Chris Woakes short ball forced Virat Kohli off balance

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Notes

ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012

Tournament Results
South Zone v West Zone at Chennai - Feb 5-9, 2009
West Zone won by 274 runs
North Zone v South Zone at Rajkot - Jan 29-Feb 1, 2009
South Zone won by 411 runs
East Zone v West Zone at Mumbai (BS) - Jan 29-31, 2009
West Zone won by 8 wickets
Central Zone v South Zone at Bangalore - Jan 22-25, 2009
Match drawn
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