Virat Kohli      

Full name Virat Kohli

Born November 5, 1988, Delhi

Current age 26 years 119 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 153 145 22 6418 183 52.17 7138 89.91 22 33 613 60 71 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 187 178 25 7860 183 51.37 8674 90.61 26 41 777 84 89 0
Twenty20 157 146 22 4298 99 34.66 3344 128.52 0 29 416 127 69 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 153 40 561 582 4 1/15 1/15 145.50 6.22 140.2 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 187 47 625 643 4 1/15 1/15 160.75 6.17 156.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 157 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 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 India v United Arab Emirates at Perth, Feb 28, 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 India v United Arab Emirates at Perth, Feb 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 England v India at Birmingham, Sep 7, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
33* India v U.A.E. Perth 28 Feb 2015 ODI # 3618
46 India v South Africa Melbourne 22 Feb 2015 ODI # 3610
107 India v Pakistan Adelaide 15 Feb 2015 ODI # 3602
5 India v Afghanistan Adelaide 10 Feb 2015 Other OD
18 India v Australia Adelaide 8 Feb 2015 Other OD
8 India v England Perth 30 Jan 2015 ODI # 3595
3* India v Australia Sydney 26 Jan 2015 ODI # 3592
4 India v England Brisbane 20 Jan 2015 ODI # 3586
9 India v Australia Melbourne 18 Jan 2015 ODI # 3582
147, 46 India v Australia Sydney 6 Jan 2015 Test # 2156
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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Feb 28, 2015

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli's 75-run partnership saw India through to a nine-wicket win, India v United Arab Emirates, World Cup 2015, Group B, Perth, February 28, 2015

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli's 75-run partnership saw India through to a nine-wicket win

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Feb 28, 2015

Virat Kohli playing his trademark cover drive,  India v United Arab Emirates, World Cup 2015, Group B, Perth, February 28, 2015

Virat Kohli playing his trademark cover drive

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Feb 28, 2015

MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan before the start of the game, India v United Arab Emirates, World Cup 2015, Group B, Perth, February 28, 2015

MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan before the start of the game

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Notes

ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012

Country Fixtures Country Results
28th Match, Pool B: India v West Indies at Perth
Mar 6, 2015 (14:30 local | 06:30 GMT | 01:30 EST | 00:30 CST | 22:30 PST -1d)
Final: Karnataka v Tamil Nadu at Mumbai
Mar 8-12, 2015 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
34th Match, Pool B: India v Ireland at Hamilton
Mar 10, 2015 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 21:00 EDT -1d | 20:00 CDT -1d | 18:00 PDT -1d)
39th Match, Pool B: India v Zimbabwe at Auckland
Mar 14, 2015 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 21:00 EDT -1d | 20:00 CDT -1d | 18:00 PDT -1d)
TBA v Rest of Ind in India (venue TBA)
Mar 17-21, 2015 (04:00 GMT | 22:46 EDT -1d | 21:46 CDT -1d | 19:46 PDT -1d)
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