Virat Kohli is a well-known Indian Cricketer who is the captain of the Indian National Team. He is the right-handed batsmen who are ranked as the top batsman in ODI matches. He is also ranked as the most famous athlete in the world by ESPN. He has received several awards with his fantastic gameplay. He is also ranked amongst the top 100 influential people in the world by Time magazine.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Virat Kohli Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Virat Kohli nicknamed, ‘Chikoo,’ was born on 5th November in the year 1988. He is one of the best batsmen in the world. He has won several awards in his career, and he would win some more. He is the son of Saroj Kohli and Prem Kohli. His father was a criminal lawyer while his mother was a housewife. He also has two siblings named Vikas and Bhavna, who are older than him.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Virat Kohli|
|Age:||31 years old|
|Birth Date:||5 November 1988|
|Birth Place:||Delhi, India|
|Parents:||Prem Kohli and Saroj Kohli|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$75 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Virat Kohli is 31 years old, and he weighs 72 kg. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and has a fit body structure. He has body measurements of 40-30-14 inches.
Education, School/College University
He began schooling from Vishal Bharti Public School. In the year 1988, he took admission in the West Delhi Cricket Academy. In class 9th, he took admission in Saviour Convent located in Paschim Vihar to continue cricket practice. He was also brilliant at academics, just like sports.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Virat Kohli is the son of Saroj and Prem Kohli. He has two siblings named Bhavna and Vikas, who are older than him. He belongs to the Indian Nationality and Hindu religion.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma started dating each other in the year 2013, and they also got the name ‘Virushka’ by the fans. A lot of speculations and rumors were there in media when they were in a relationship. They never talked about it publicly and got married on 11th December in the year 2017 in Florence, Italy.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||11 December 2017|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is VIRAT KOHLI Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Anushka Sharma|
Professional Life and Career
Virat Kohli was selected in the Indian ODI team during Sri Lanka Tour in the year 2008. At the age of nineteen, he made his international debut, and in the 4th match of the ODI series, he made 54 runs, which helped the team to win the match. He had replaced Shikhar Dhawan and Gautam Gambhir during their injuries. Kohli kept rising in the consecutive matches, and later on, he got into the World Cup team 2011.
He scored a century in the first match which was against Bangladesh and then he became the first player who scored 100 in World Cup debut. He kept giving a consistently excellent performance in fewer overs after the year 2011. When Dhoni was injured in a match, Kohli got the chance to be the captain and Dhoni was ruled out that series, after which Kohli became captain for the rest of the matches. Now, he is the captain of the Indian team, and no doubt, the team has become stronger under his captaincy as India is doing well in World Cup 2019.
Awards & Nominations
Virat Kohli has won national awards like Padma Shri, Arjuna Award, and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna. He has been the ICC Test player of the year in 2012 and 2018. He has set several records as a batsman and captain both. He is the 1st captain who has scored three consecutive centuries in ODI matches. He is the captain who has scored 9000 runs in the international cricket fastest.
Virat Kohli Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of August 2020, The net worth of Virat Kohli is $75 million. He also invests in the football club of India, and it is a business venture option for Kohli. In the year 2015, he also invested Rs.90 crore in starting fitness and gym center chain under the name Chisel all over the country. He makes several brand endorsements, and he is on the fourth number when it comes to rank the celebrity brands of India. Virat is a loveable face among his fans, and that’s why he also does several commercials.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Virat Kohli is a person who stays involved in sports love and doesn’t create any controversies. He never got involved in any scandals in his life.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 122 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 77.8 million followers. On Instagram account, he has about 166 million followers.
Virat Kohli belonged to a decent family background, and his family business wasn’t much good. His father died when he was young, and even then, he coped up with such difficult situations and became one of the greatest cricketers in the world. He is the inspiration for every person who wants to live his/her dreams.