Virat Kohli Birthday- Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen of the current round of cricket. Today is the 32nd birthday of the captain of Team India and this legendary player. Born on 5 November 1988, Kohli started his cricketing career at the age of 19 against Sri Lanka in Dambulla.
Kohli, who has played 86 Tests, 248 ODIs and 82 T20 Internationals for India, has proved his talent in every bowling attack in the world. His batting average is above 50 in all three formats. He has scored over 11 thousand runs in ODI cricket.
Virat was part of the team that won the World Cup in 2011 and the Champions Trophy in 2013. He captained the Test team in 2014 with Mahendra Singh Dhoni and in January 2017 he became the captain of the limited overs team.
Under his captaincy, Kohli brought many achievements to India. Under his captaincy, India became the first country to win a Test series in Australia in the year 2019.
India has won many series under the captaincy of Kohli but only one ICC trophy is awaited. Under Kohli’s captaincy, India reached the final of the 2017 Champions Trophy but lost to Pakistan there. He was defeated by New Zealand in the semi-finals of the 2019 World Cup last year.
Gave a new place to fitness
Virat Kohli is a fitness enthusiast. He himself is also among the most fit cricketers in the world. Kohli has given great importance to fitness in Team India. Kohli has set the standard of fitness very high. Kohli believes that the game has changed a lot and it is not easy for a player to remain in the team without fitness in this period. Today India has the best fast bowling attack in the world, which can win it in the country and abroad, so the reason for this is the fitness of the team.
Kohli’s team Royal Challengers Bangalore have reached the IPL playoffs this time. Kohli has been a part of this team since winning the 2008 Under-19 World Cup. In 2013, he was given the command of this team. He is the highest run-scorer in this league. He has scored 5872 runs in 191 matches so far. However, Kohli is yet to win the IPL trophy. On November 6 this year, their team will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator.