Virat Kohli, the man who can hit boundaries like a Boss and the player who can hit sixes like a Hulk is a promising present and the future of Indian Cricket team. The way he has to lead the team and has won the matches for India is truly phenomenal. No doubt, Mr. Virat Kohli is an outstanding batsman from his early career and with the current form he is going through, experts opine that if any could break the world records then it is Kohli, Kohli and only the Virat Kohli. I was not a Virat Kohli fanatic but after watching this video, I became the maniac of him and started celebrating every of his move on the field. Which is that one Over that made Kohli a Superstar? Let’s take a quick look at Virat Kohli records on today’s read.
Virat Kohli – The Man for all formats
Right from his ODI debut in 2008, T20 in 2010, and Test in 2011, Virat has been a prolific scorer across all formats of the game. Virat is so consistent and smashing on the ground that he went past Don Bradman and Rahul Dravid by scoring four double centuries in four successive series in 2016-17.
Virat also holds the record of scoring the fastest ODI Hundred for India in just 52 balls in 2013. His five fifties in six T20 games of T20 World Cup is equally applauded and appreciated.
People started comparing him to the Great Sachin Tendulkar when he became the fastest batsman to 5000 ODI runs and the quickest to 10 ODI Centuries. If we look at his T20 Career, Virat enjoys the record of fastest 1000 runs and most runs in a calendar year with maximum fifties added to his scorecard. He is also one of the successful captains of India with 16 Test wins
- ICC ODI Player of the Year in 2012
- BCCI’s International cricketer of the year for the 2011-12 and 2014-15 seasons
- Arjuna Award in 2013
It is just a beginning and there is a long way to go. Let’s celebrate Virat Kohli’s Journey and support him to cling the epitome of success. If you know any Virat Kohli records then you can share with us in the comments below.
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