Real NameVirat Kohli
Date of BirthNov 05, 1988 (  27 Years Old  )
Birth PlaceNew Delhi, India
Height5 ft 9 inches, 175 cm
SchoolVishal Bharti and Saviour Convent School, Delhi, India
ProfessionInternational Cricketer (Plays for India)
Playing RoleIndia Test captain, Top and Middle Order Batsman
Batting StyleRight Hand Batsman
Bowling StyleRight Arm Medium Fast
TeamIndian National Cricket Team, Delhi, India Red, India Under-19, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) (2008 - Present)
Jersey Number Indian National Cricket Team (#18), Delhi Cricket team (#18), Royal Challengers Bangalore (#18)
CoachRaj Kumar Sharma
Favourite shots Cover Drive, Inside Out Shot, Swat Flick
HobbiesCricket, Listening music (especially Punjabi songs), Enjoying with family etc.
SalaryRs. 1 crore per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs. 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs. 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs. 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Rs. 4-6 Crores (Endorsements per brand)
Price in IPLRs. 1,250,00,000 (US$2.0 Million)

Batting and Fielding Ratings


M: Matches, I: Innings, NO: Not Outs, HS: Highest Score, Avg: Average, BF: Balls Faced, SR: Strike Rate, 100: No. of 100’s, 50: No. of 50’s, 4s: No. of 4’s, 6s: No. of 6’s, CT: Catches Taken, St: Stumpings

Bowling Ratings


M: Matches, I: Innings, Wkts: Wickets, BBI: Best Bowling in an Inning, BBM: Best Bowling in a Match, Avg: Average, Eco: Economy, SR: Strike Rate, 4w: 4 Wickets Taken, 5w: 5 Wickets Taken, 10w: 10 Wickets Taken

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Test Debut

West Indies vs India at Sabina Park, Kingston, June 20, 2011

Last Test

India vs South Africa at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi, December 3, 2015

ODI Debut

India vs Sri Lanka at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla, August 18, 2008

Last ODI

India vs Austrailia at Sydney Cricket Ground, June 12, 2016

T20 Debut

Zimbabwe vs India at Harare Sports Club, Harare, June 12, 2010

Last T20

India vs West indies at Wankhede Stadium, March 31, 2016


Virat is best known for his youthfulness, aggressiveness on the field and a mixed persona of emotion and maturity. Full of techniques and ability to turn the course of any match, Virat has successfully lead Team India in many difficult situations. In due course, Virat has come out as an all-rounder, proving his capability in batting, bowling, and fielding departments.Virat has made his presence felt right from the Under – 19 World Cup Tournament in 2008. In the last ICC Cricket World Cup too, his contribution has been remarkable. With growing dependency, Virat is all ready to be the next Indian Skipper after M S Dhoni.


Updated on 12-07-2016