Virat Kohli      

Full name Virat Kohli

Born November 5, 1988, Delhi

Current age 26 years 174 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 33 59 4 2547 169 46.30 4798 53.08 10 10 301 8 30 0
ODIs 158 150 23 6537 183 51.47 7285 89.73 22 33 626 61 74 0
T20Is 28 26 5 972 78* 46.28 738 131.70 0 9 105 20 13 0
First-class 64 105 11 4735 197 50.37 8565 55.28 17 18 608 21 58 0
List A 192 183 26 7979 183 50.82 8821 90.45 26 41 790 85 92 0
Twenty20 163 152 24 4518 99 35.29 3525 128.17 0 31 432 136 72 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 33 6 144 70 0 - - - 2.91 - 0 0 0
ODIs 158 41 567 589 4 1/15 1/15 147.25 6.23 141.7 0 0 0
T20Is 28 11 136 183 3 1/13 1/13 61.00 8.07 45.3 0 0 0
First-class 64 20 612 324 3 1/19 2/42 108.00 3.17 204.0 0 0 0
List A 192 48 631 650 4 1/15 1/15 162.50 6.18 157.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 163 41 432 627 7 2/25 2/25 89.57 8.70 61.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v India at Kingston, Jun 20-23, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 6-10, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 18, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v India at Sydney, Mar 26, 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 Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 6-10, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Delhi v Services at Delhi, Feb 18, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Australia v India at Sydney, Mar 26, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Delhi Daredevils v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Delhi, Apr 26, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
35* RCB v Daredevils Delhi 26 Apr 2015 T20
0/4, 62* RCB v Royals Ahmedabad 24 Apr 2015 T20
51 RCB v Super Kings Bangalore 22 Apr 2015 T20
18 RCB v Mum Indians Bangalore 19 Apr 2015 T20
41 RCB v Sunrisers Bangalore 13 Apr 2015 T20
13 RCB v KKR Kolkata 11 Apr 2015 T20
0/7, 1 India v Australia Sydney 26 Mar 2015 ODI # 3645
3 India v Bangladesh Melbourne 19 Mar 2015 ODI # 3641
38 India v Zimbabwe Auckland 14 Mar 2015 ODI # 3636
44* India v Ireland Hamilton 10 Mar 2015 ODI # 3631
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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Apr 26, 2015

Virat Kohli drives through cover, Delhi Daredevils v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2015, Delhi, April 26, 2015

Virat Kohli drives through cover

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Apr 26, 2015

Virat Kohli and Varun Aaron celebrate the wicket of Angelo Mathews, Delhi Daredevils v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2015, Delhi, April 26, 2015

Virat Kohli and Varun Aaron celebrate the wicket of Angelo Mathews

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Apr 24, 2015

Virat Kohli swivels on the back foot for a pull, Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2015, Ahmedabad, April 24, 2015

Virat Kohli swivels on the back foot for a pull

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Notes

ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012

Series Results
India v Australia at Delhi - Mar 22-24, 2013
India won by 6 wickets
India v Australia at Mohali - Mar 14-18, 2013
India won by 6 wickets
India v Australia at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Mar 2-5, 2013
India won by an innings and 135 runs
India v Australia at Chennai - Feb 22-26, 2013
India won by 8 wickets
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