Virat Kohli      

Full name Virat Kohli

Born November 5, 1988, Delhi

Current age 26 years 270 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 34 60 4 2561 169 45.73 4820 53.13 10 10 303 8 30 0
ODIs 161 153 23 6586 183 50.66 7351 89.59 22 33 630 62 75 0
T20Is 28 26 5 972 78* 46.28 738 131.70 0 9 105 20 13 0
First-class 66 108 11 4810 197 49.58 8723 55.14 17 18 616 23 61 0
List A 195 186 26 8028 183 50.17 8887 90.33 26 41 794 86 93 0
Twenty20 173 162 27 4803 99 35.57 3730 128.76 0 32 451 150 76 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 34 6 144 70 0 - - - 2.91 - 0 0 0
ODIs 161 42 579 601 4 1/15 1/15 150.25 6.22 144.7 0 0 0
T20Is 28 11 136 183 3 1/13 1/13 61.00 8.07 45.3 0 0 0
First-class 66 20 612 324 3 1/19 2/42 108.00 3.17 204.0 0 0 0
List A 195 49 643 662 4 1/15 1/15 165.50 6.17 160.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 173 42 438 633 7 2/25 2/25 90.42 8.67 62.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v India at Kingston, Jun 20-23, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v India at Fatullah, Jun 10-14, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 18, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 24, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 12, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England v India at Birmingham, Sep 7, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Delhi v Tamil Nadu at Delhi, Nov 23-26, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class India A v Australia A at Chennai, Jul 29-Aug 1, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Delhi v Services at Delhi, Feb 18, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 24, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Ranchi, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
16, 45 India A v Australia A Chennai 29 Jul 2015 FC
25 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 24 Jun 2015 ODI # 3661
23 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 21 Jun 2015 ODI # 3660
0/12, 1 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 18 Jun 2015 ODI # 3658
14 India v Bangladesh Fatullah 10 Jun 2015 Test # 2165
12 RCB v Super Kings Ranchi 22 May 2015 T20
12 RCB v Royals Pune 20 May 2015 T20
1* RCB v Daredevils Bangalore 17 May 2015 T20
44* RCB v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 15 May 2015 T20
19 RCB v Kings XI Mohali 13 May 2015 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 31, 2015

Virat Kohli grimaces after shaping to play the cut, India A v Australia A, 2nd unofficial Test, Chennai, 3rd day, July 31, 2015

Virat Kohli grimaces after shaping to play the cut

© K Sivaraman

Jun 24, 2015

MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli share a laugh after India's win over Bangladesh, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 24, 2015

MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli share a laugh after India's win over Bangladesh

© AFP

Jun 24, 2015

Virat Kohli flays the ball through the off side, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 24, 2015

Virat Kohli flays the ball through the off side

© AFP

Notes

ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012

Tournament Results
Australia v New Zealand at Centurion - Oct 5, 2009
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Oct 3, 2009
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Centurion - Oct 2, 2009
Australia won by 9 wickets (with 49 balls remaining)
India v West Indies at Johannesburg - Sep 30, 2009
India won by 7 wickets (with 107 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Centurion - Sep 30, 2009
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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