Virat Kohli Bio

Virat Kohli is a cricketer who captains the Indian Test team and is the vice-captain of the ODI and T20I sides. He is one of the finest batsmen of the world, with over 13,000 international runs. Having captained India to the U-19 World Cup title in 2008, he made a name for himself in the senior team too, and was a key member of the World Cup-winning side in 2011. He captains the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL).Kohli announced himself on the big stage with an unbeaten 133 off 86 balls in a ODI against Sri Lanka in Hobart in 2012, and has come to be regarded as a master of chasing down targets. With 15 Test hundreds, including three double hundreds in three consecutive series, he has now also proved his credentials as a batsman in the longest format of the game too.He has been the Man of the Tournament in two World T20s (2014 and 2016). Kohli won the ICC's ODI Player of the Year award in 2012, BCCI's International Cricketer of the Year award in 2011-12 and 2014-15 (the second Indian cricketer to win the award twice), and the Arjuna award in 2013.