Virat Kohli      

Full name Virat Kohli

Born November 5, 1988, Delhi

Current age 32 years 118 days

Major teams India, Delhi, India A, India Blue, India Emerging Players, India Red, India Under-19s, Indian Board President's XI, North Zone, Oil & Natural Gas Corporation, Rest of India, Royal Challengers Bangalore

Playing role Top-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 90 152 10 7490 254* 52.74 13104 57.15 27 25 839 22 87 0
ODIs 251 242 39 12040 183 59.31 12912 93.24 43 60 1130 124 129 0
T20Is 85 79 21 2928 94* 50.48 2115 138.43 0 25 265 81 42 0
First-class 122 200 17 9739 254* 53.21 17007 57.26 34 33 1152 37 118 0
List A 285 275 42 13482 183 57.86 14448 93.31 47 68 1294 148 147 0
T20s 299 284 54 9500 113 41.30 7092 133.95 5 68 838 302 132 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 90 11 175 84 0 - - - 2.88 - 0 0 0
ODIs 251 48 641 665 4 1/15 1/15 166.25 6.22 160.2 0 0 0
T20Is 85 12 146 198 4 1/13 1/13 49.50 8.13 36.5 0 0 0
First-class 122 25 643 338 3 1/19 2/42 112.66 3.15 214.3 0 0 0
List A 285 55 705 726 4 1/15 1/15 181.50 6.17 176.2 0 0 0
T20s 299 44 454 661 8 2/25 2/25 82.62 8.73 56.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v India at Kingston, Jun 20-23, 2011 scorecard
Last Test India v England at Ahmedabad, Feb 24-25, 2021 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 18, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v India at Canberra, Dec 2, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 12, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v India at Sydney, Dec 8, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Delhi v Tamil Nadu at Delhi, Nov 23-26, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class India v England at Ahmedabad, Feb 24-25, 2021 scorecard
List A debut Delhi v Services at Delhi, Feb 18, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Australia v India at Canberra, Dec 2, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last T20s Australia v India at Sydney, Dec 8, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27 India v England Ahmedabad 24 Feb 2021 Test # 2412
0, 62 India v England Chennai 13 Feb 2021 Test # 2411
11, 72 India v England Chennai 5 Feb 2021 Test # 2409
74, 4 India v Australia Adelaide 17 Dec 2020 Test # 2396
85 India v Australia Sydney 8 Dec 2020 T20I # 1116
40 India v Australia Sydney 6 Dec 2020 T20I # 1115
9 India v Australia Canberra 4 Dec 2020 T20I # 1114
63 India v Australia Canberra 2 Dec 2020 ODI # 4267
89 India v Australia Sydney 29 Nov 2020 ODI # 4266
21 India v Australia Sydney 27 Nov 2020 ODI # 4265
Profile

India has given to the world many a great cricketer but perhaps none as ambitious as Virat Kohli. To meet his ambition, Kohli employed the technical assiduousness of Sachin Tendulkar and fitness that was in the league of top athletes in the world, not just cricketers. As a result, Kohli became the most consistent all-format accumulator of his time, making jaw-dropping chases look easy, and finding, in his own words, the safest possible way to score runs. Plenty of them.

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Feb 25, 2021

Axar Patel celebrates a wicket with an excited Virat Kohli, India vs England, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, Day 2, February 25, 2021

Axar Patel celebrates a wicket with an excited Virat Kohli

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Feb 24, 2021

Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant unsuccessfully appeal for Ben Foakes' wicket, India vs England, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, 1st day, February 24, 2021

Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant unsuccessfully appeal for Ben Foakes' wicket

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Feb 24, 2021

Virat Kohli chopped on in the last over of the day, India vs England, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, 1st day, February 24, 2021

Virat Kohli chopped on in the last over of the day

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Notes

ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012