Nargis has been crying over her Benuri for thousands of years! It happens with great difficulty. Didavar was born in Chaman. These lines of Allama Iqbal fit the personality of Virat Kohli. He has broken many records with his bat on the cricket field in the last decade. He has created a new line in the world of cricket with his batting, which is difficult for any player to match. He has reached such a pinnacle of cricket where other players only dream of reaching. He has emerged as such a cricketer from whom young players take inspiration and dream of becoming cricketers. He is a role model for crores of young players. Virat Kohli was born on 5 November 1988 in Delhi. He turns 35 today.
Made debut in year 2008
Virat Kohli is counted among the great players of cricket. Today he is ruling the cricket world with his batting. He learned the basics of cricket under the coaching of Rajkumar Sharma. It was under his captaincy that India won the 2008 Under-19 World Cup. After this he made his ODI debut for Team India on 18 August 2008. Then with his excellent performance he secured his place in the team. Seeing his good game, he got a place in the ODI World Cup 2011. Kohli scored a century against Bangladesh in his first match of the World Cup 2011 and with this he showed the threat of his bat to the world on the big stage.
King of cricket became in the last decade
In the last decade, Virat Kohli has emerged as the biggest superstar for Team India. Team India is in any difficult situation, if Kohli is at the crease then the fans hope that he will make the team win the match. He has left a different impression on the field by scoring runs with his bat. He has made such records which every cricketer wants to achieve in his career. It is not that he hits sixes like Yuvraj Singh or is a finisher like Mahendra Singh Dhoni. He has created a new definition of batting in all three formats of cricket. Apart from this, his agility on the field is evident. He has set a new benchmark in fitness.
Most centuries scored while chasing
He has no equal in chasing the target in the entire cricket world. No matter how big the target is or what the format, if Kohli’s bat works then Team India’s victory is certain. In the T20 World Cup 2022, when the Indian team needed 48 runs in 18 balls against Pakistan, Kohli played a brilliant innings to lead Team India to victory in a thrilling match. Apart from this, in ODI cricket, Kohli has scored 27 centuries while chasing the target, out of which Team India has won 23 times. His ability to lead Team India to victory by playing big innings while chasing earned him the name of ‘Chase Master’. Every jewel of the record is present in his crown. Kohli is the only player who has reached the mountain-like records of the legendary Sachin Tendulkar. Sachin scored 100 centuries in international cricket. Kohli has 78 centuries recorded in his name. After Kohli, David Warner is at second place among active players with 48 centuries. In such a situation, you can imagine the great form of Kohli.
Most successful test captain for India
Mahendra Singh Dhoni took retirement from Test cricket in the year 2014. After this Virat Kohli took over the responsibility of captain. Under his captaincy, India performed brilliantly in test matches abroad. By learning the tricks of captaincy from Dhoni, he taught Team India to win abroad. He captained India in 68 Test matches, out of which India won 40. He is the captain who has won the most test matches for India.
Virat Kohli is in great form. He has performed brilliantly for Team India so far in the ODI World Cup 2023. He has scored 442 runs for India in 7 matches of the current World Cup, which includes one century and four half-centuries. Kohli was a part of the team that won the ODI World Cup 2011 title. Now he is 35 years old and by the next World Cup, he will be 39 years old. In such a situation, he would like to win the title with Team India this time. All the players for India wanted to win the trophy for Sachin in the year 2011. This time Virat Kohli has arrived in the role of Sachin.
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