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Virat Kohli: Age, Height, Net Worth, Biography & More

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November 5, 1988

Virat Kohli (born on November 5, 1988), is one of the most popular and well-known cricket players in India. He is a right-handed batsman and former captain of the Indian national cricket team. He is known for his aggressive batting style and his ability to score runs quickly. Kohli made his One Day International debut in 2008 against Sri Lanka and his Test debut in 2011 against the West Indies. In 2019, he was named the captain of the Indian national team.

Early life and cricketing career

Kohli was born on November 5, 1988, in Delhi to Prem and Saroj Kohli. His father worked as a criminal lawyer and his mother was a housewife. He has an elder brother, Vikas, and an elder sister, Bhawna. Kohli was raised in Uttam Nagar and started playing cricket at the age of nine. He attended Vishal Bharti Public School and Saviour Convent Senior Secondary School. As a student, he was a rebellious child and often got into fights with other children. At the age of thirteen, he was selected by West Delhi Cricket Academy to train under Rajkumar Sharma.

India national cricket team captaincy

Since his debut in 2008, Virat Kohli has been a regular member of the Indian national cricket team. He was appointed the captain of the team in 2017 and led the team to victory in the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Virat Kohli

Under Kohli's leadership, the Indian cricket team has achieved great success. In 2019, they won the Cricket World Cup, defeating England in the final. They also won the Test series against Australia 2-1 and reached the top of the ICC Test rankings for the first time ever.

Kohli is a world-class batsman and is widely regarded as one of the best cricketers in the world today. He is known for his aggressive batting style and superb fielding abilities. Kohli is also an excellent captain, able to motivate his team and get them to play to their potential.

Personal life

Virat Kohli is one of the most popular cricketers in the world and is known for his aggressive batting style. He is also the captain of the Indian national cricket team. Kohli is married to Anushka Sharma, an Indian actress, and model. The couple has a daughter named Suhana. Kohli is a Hindu and his family follows the Vaishnavism tradition. He has two brothers, Vikas and Bharat, and a sister named Sana.


In conclusion, Virat Kohli is one of the most successful batsmen in the world and has demonstrated his class and skill time and time again. He is a role model to many and an inspiration to cricket fans all over the world. His work ethic, determination, and passion for the game are second to none and he is truly a master of his craft.

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Full NameVirat Kohli
NicknameCheeku, Run Machine
Date of BirthNovember 5, 1988
Age Years
BirthplaceNew Delhi, India
Home TownNew Delhi
ReligionPunjabi Hindu
Educational Qualification12th pass
SchoolVishal Bharti Public School, Savior Convent School in Paschim Vihar
College/ University-
Zodiac SignScorpio ♏
Physical Stats
Height5 feet 9 inches (175 cm)
Weight69 kg (152 lbs)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
FoodChole bhature
ActorAmir Khan, Johnny Depp, Robert Downey Jr
ActressPenelope Cruz, Aishwarya Rai, Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif
CricketerBatsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Chris Gayle, Shane Watson, David Warner, Joe Root, Herschelle Gibbs
Bowler: Shane Warne
SingerEminem, Asrar
PlaceQueenstown in New Zealand
HobbiesWorkout, traveling, singing, dancing
Family & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried
FatherLate Prem Kohli
MotherSaroj Kohli
Spouse (Wife/ Husband)Anushka Sharma (m. 2017)
Daughter(s)Vamika Kohli
Brother(s)Vikas Kohli (Elder)
Sister(s)Bhawana Kohli (Elder)
Shirt No.18
BowlingRight-arm medium
RoleTop-order batter
Net Worth$127 Million
Famous forIndian Cricketer
DebutTest Debut: 20 June 2011 vs West Indies (cap 269)
ODI Debut: 18 August 2008 vs Srilanka (cap 175)
T20 Debut: 12 June 2010 vs Zimbabwe (31 caps)
Domestic Team InformationYears Team
2006-now- Delhi
2008-now- Royal Challengers
Awards/ HonoursAwards
People's Choice Awards India,
CNN-News18 Indian of the Year
2013 – Arjuna Award
2017 – IND Padma Shri
India's fourth-highest civilian award
2018 – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, India's highest sporting honor
Sporting Honors
Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy (ICC Men's Cricketer of the Decade): 2011–2020
ICC ODI Player of the Year: 2012, 2017, 2018
ICC Test Player of the Year: 2018
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SignatureVirat Kohli Autograph

Career Statistic

(*FC: First Class Cricket)
Runs scored8,07412,3443,85610,323
Batting Average49.5357.6852.8250.60
Top score254*183122*254*
Balls Bowled175641152643
Bowling Average-166.2551.00112.66
5 wickets Innings----
10 wickets in a match----
Best bowling-1/151/131/19

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