Virat Kohli      

Full name Virat Kohli

Born November 5, 1988, Delhi

Current age 26 years 298 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 36 64 4 2755 169 45.91 5147 53.52 11 11 322 9 31 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 68 112 11 5004 197 49.54 9050 55.29 18 19 635 24 62 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 36 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 68 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 Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS), Aug 20-24, 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 Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS), Aug 20-24, 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
78, 10 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 20 Aug 2015 Test # 2177
103, 3 India v Sri Lanka Galle 12 Aug 2015 Test # 2176
8, 18 Indians v SL Pres. XI Colombo (RPS) 6 Aug 2015 Other
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
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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Aug 30, 2015

The slip cordon enjoyed some mixed luck in the morning session, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, Colombo, 3rd day, August 30, 2015

The slip cordon enjoyed some mixed luck in the morning session

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Aug 30, 2015

A relieved Ishant Sharma after dismissing Upul Tharanga, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, Colombo, 3rd day, August 30, 2015

A relieved Ishant Sharma after dismissing Upul Tharanga

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Aug 29, 2015

Virat Kohli dabs the ball into the leg side, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, Colombo, 2nd day, August 29, 2015

Virat Kohli dabs the ball into the leg side

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Notes

ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012

Tour Results
Zimbabwe v India at Bulawayo - Aug 3, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 96 balls remaining)
Zimbabwe v India at Bulawayo - Aug 1, 2013
India won by 9 wickets (with 115 balls remaining)
Zimbabwe v India at Harare - Jul 28, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 87 balls remaining)
Zimbabwe v India at Harare - Jul 26, 2013
India won by 58 runs
Zimbabwe v India at Harare - Jul 24, 2013
India won by 6 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
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