Biography of Virat Kohli: A Run Machine of Cricket World!

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Biography of Virat Kohli: 

Biography of Virat Kohli A Run Machine of Cricket World!

Bio/Short Wiki:

Real Name                              : Virat Kohli

Nick Name                               : Chikoo, Run Machine

Profession                               : Cricketer (Indian Batsman)

Food Habit                               : Vej

Famous for                              : World’s Famous Cricketer 


Father of Virat Kohli                : Late Prem Kohli (criminal lawyer)

Mother of Virat Kohli                : Saroj Kohli (House wife)

Wife of Virat Kohli                    : Anushka Sharma (Bollywood Actress)

Children’s of Virat Kohli           : None (2019)

Brother’s of Virat Kohli             : Vikas Kohli (Elder)

Sister’s of Virat Kohli               : Bhawana Kohli (Elder)

Relationalship’s & Affairs: 

Marital Status                          :  Married (11 December 2017,Tuscany, South Italy)

Wife                                         : Anushka Sharma

Girlfriends’/ Affairs                    : Sarah-Jane Dias(Actress), Sanjana (Model), Tamannaah Bhatia (Actress), Izabelle Leite, Mansha Bahl (Model), 

Personal Life: 

Country                                    : India

Nationality                               : Indian

D.O.B                                       : 5 November 1988

Age (in 2019)                           : 30 years

Birth Place                               : Delhi, India

School                                     : Vishal Bharti Public School, Delhi, India Saviour Convent Senior Secondary School Paschim Vihar, Delhi, India

College/University                   : N/A

Education qualification            : Intermediate

Hometown                               : Delhi, India

Religion                                   : Hindu

Birth Sign                                 : Scorpio

Address                                   : DLF City Phase-1, Block-C, Gurugram,India

Caste                                       : Khatri

Hobbies                                   : Workout, Travelling, Singing and Dancing

Smoking Habit                         : Not Known

Drinking Habit                          : Yes

Likes                                        : Crazy for Sushi (Food), Meeting old friends, Driving, Football and tennis, watching old cricket video, Watching Roger Federer playing

Dislikes                                    : Sitting Idle for long time, too many guests at home 

virat and anushka sharma

Favorite Things:

Favorite Cricketer(s)                : Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Chris Gayle, Shane Watson, David Warner, Joe Root,Herschelle Gibbs

Bowler                                     : Shane Warne

Cricket Ground                        : Adelaide Oval, Adelaide,Australia

Cricket Commentator              : Harsha Bhogle

Favorite Food(s)                      : Salmon, Sushi, Lamb Chops

Favorite Actor                          : Aamir Khan,Johnny Depp, Robert Downey Jr.

Favorite Actress                      : Penelope Cruz, Aishwarya Rai, Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif

Film(s)                                     :Bollywood: Border, Jo Jeeta Wahi Sikandar, Ishq, 3 Idiots

Hollywood                                : Rocky 4, Iron Man, Southpaw

TV Show(s)                              : American: Homeland, Narcos, Breaking Bad

Musician(s)                              : Asrar, Eminem

Car                                          : Aston Martin

Book                                        : Autobiography of a Ypgi by Paramahansa Yogananda

Cricket Career:

International Debut: TEST- India vs West Indies at Kingston, 20 June 2011

ODI– India vs ShriLanka at Dambulla 18 August 2008

T20I- India vs Zimbabwe at Harare, 12 June 2010

Jersey Number                        : #18 (India Team) #18 (IPL)

Coach                                      : Raj Kumar Sharma

State Team                              : Delhi, Royal Challengers Bangalore, India Red

Favorite Shot                           : Flick Shot, Cover Drive

Best Score                               : 243 in Test and 183 in ODI cricket

Loves to Play Against             : Australia, Pakistan

Nature on Field                        : Very Aggressive

Car Collection:

Audi Q7, Audi S6, Audi R8 V10, Audi R8 LMX, Audi A8L, W12 Quattro, Toyota Fortuner 


  • Virat Kohli is the first Indian cricketer who scored 100 runs on world cup Debut in 2011.
  • After Sahin Tendulkar and Suresh Rena, Virat is the 3rd Indian Cricketer who Scored 2 ODI Century at the age of 22 years.
  • Virat is the Fastest Indian Cricketer who scored 1000, 3000, 4000 and 5000 runs in ODI Cricket.
  • Fastest Century in 52 Balls by any Indian, against Australia in Jaipur India
  • Fastest 25 Century in ODI.
  • Fastest 7500 Runs In ODI.
  • After Ricky Ponting and Don Bradman, Virat is the 3rd Cricketer who Scored 3 double hundred in a calendar year.
  • 4 double hundred records like, Don Bradman, Graeme Smith and Michael Clarke.
  • First Indian who won 9 Test in a year.
  • First Indian who won 5 Test.
  • After Rahul Dravid, Virat is the Second players who scored 1145 runs in a Calender year 2011.
  • 235 highest test score by any Indian Captain.
  • Fastest 10,000 Runs.

IPL Teams/career:

  • IPL Team : Royal Challenger Bangalore since 2008
  • RCB paid Virat $30,000 in 2008 IPL.
  • In 2011 Kohli made Vice-Captain of RCB Due to injury of RCB captain Daniel Vettori.
  • In 2013 Kohli made Captain of RCB due to Vettori retirement.
  • In 2016 IPL kohli was Orange Cap holder.
  • In 2017 IPL Kohli Could not play few matches due to shoulder injury.
  • Most 4 Century in IPL.
  • In 2018 RCB retained Kohli by paying 17 crore. Highest paid cricketer in this year.
  • In IPL 2019, Kohli become second player who scored 5000 runs in IPL, First is Suresh Raina.
  • Most runs 973 in IPL-9 2016

Cricket Career Statics: 


Test:- Total Matchs (77) Total Run Scored (6613) century’s (25) Half century (20) Batting Average (53.76) Double century (6) catches (72) Stumping (0) Top Score (243) Wicket (0)

ODI:- Total Matchs (227) Total Run Scored (10843) century’s (41) Half century (49) Batting Average (46.54) Double century (0) catches (111) Stumping (0) Top Score (183) Wicket (4)

T20I:- Total Matchs (67) Total Run Scored (2263) century’s (0) Half century (20) Batting Average (50.28) Double century (0) catches (34) Stumping (0) Top Score (90) Wicket (4)

T20:- Total Matchs (266) Total Run Scored (8369) century’s (5) Half century (60) Batting Average (40.62) Double century (0) catches (120) Stumping (0) Top Score (113) Wicket (8)

IPL:- Total Matchs (177) Total Run Scored (5412) century’s (5) Half century (36) Batting Average (37.85) Double century (0) Top Score (113) Wicket (4)

ICC Ranking:- Test (1) ODI (1) T20I (18)


  • On his Australian test tour in 2011, in the second test on Sydney Virat showed his middle finger into Sydney crowed because the crowed abused him when they were fielding at boundary line.
  • In IPL-6 2013 Virat Kohli and Gautam gambhir fight each other during the match between KKR and RCB. Rajat Bhatia intervened after that.
  • Before 2015 World Cup in Australia, BCCI disallowed the Indian players to stay with their wives. But Virat Kohli and his girlfriend Ansuhka Sharma was living together in a hotel.
  • During 2016 T20 World Cup practice session, Kohli Abused a Journalist because Kohli thought that he was a journalist who had written an article on Anushka Sharma in the National Daily. But it was a wrong journalist and then Kohli apologized immediately.
  • In 2016 Anil Kumble was the named for Indian Cricket Coach, but they resigned in 2017. Peoples Blamed Kohli for this.                                                       

Physical State & Body: 

Height (approx)                        : 5’9” Feet, 1.75M, 175 Cm

Weight                                     : 72 Kg, 159 Pound

Body Measurement                 : Chest-40 inches, Waist- 30 inches, Biceps-14 inches

Color of Eye                            : Dark Brown

Hair Color                                : Black

Body Color                              : Normal

Money Factor:

Test Fee          : 15 Lakh

ODI Fee           :  6 Lakh

T20 Fee           :  3 Lakh

IPL 11              :   17 Crore

Retainer Fees  : 7 crore 

Estimated Net Worth in 2019      :         400 Crore

Facts about Virat Kohli:

  • Virat Kohli was very fascinated for the cricket at the age of 3rd.
  • At the age of 9 years, his father took him to Raj Kumar Sharma West Delhi Cricket Academy.
  • Once a time Ashish Nehra was invited by the Cricket Academy and Virat also were Honered by Ashish Nehra because Kohli was highest run Scorer from delhi in 2002-03 Polly Umrigar Trophy. Kohli Score 172 runs at an average of 34.40.
  • Virat Childhood Delhi state coach Ajit Chaudhary  gives him a name “Cheeku”.
  • Virat Kphli didn’t have any plan B for hisfuture because hye was sure to make future in cricket.
  • Virat was bad in maths that’s why he used to hate Maths but his favorite subject was History.
  • Virat Kohli is scared of heights.
  • Virat Kohli has a big sprit of sportsmanship. This can be seen, when his father was died and the very next day Virat played a match saving knock out for Delhi which was against to Karnataka. In this match he scored 90 runs. This was in the year 2006.
  • Virat Kohli is very superstitious. Always when he played match he wear hid “kada” and blck wrist band. He thinks that these two things are lucky to him.
  • Virat Kohli does not like to use phone for long conversation.
  • In the year 2012, Virat won the ICC ODI Player of The Year.
  • In 201, Virat Kohli received the prestigeous award “ Arjun Award”.
  • In the year 2017, Virat Kohli received the “Padma Sri Award” by the government of India.
  • Virat Kohli was named as one of the best ten dressed International Men in the year 2012.
  • Virat Kohli is an emotional person. In 2012’s T20 World Cup, when India did not qualify for semi finals, he was seen criying in on the ground.


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