10 interesting facts about Virat Kohli

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10: India’s ‘run-machine’ Virat Kohli is the first Indian player and second in the world to score the speediest 10 centuries in ODIs.

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9: Cricketer Virat Kohli is the first player to score back-to-back three centuries in Test cricket while captaining the team.  

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8: Virat is the only Indian cricketer to hit a ton in his World Cup debut. He achieved this feat against Bangladesh in the 2011 World Cup.

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7: Virat is the only Indian cricketer to hit a ton in his World Cup debut. He achieved this feat against Bangladesh in the 2011 World Cup. 

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6: Not many know, Virat Kohli is the first cricketer to take a wicket off the 'non-legal delivery' in T20Is. He picked the wicket of Kevin Pietersen of a wide ball in 2011.  

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5: Virat Kohli is one of the few players in IPL history who has been never auctioned in the cash-rich league. In 2008, he was picked by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and has been retained every season.  

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4: Forbes named Virat Kohli as India's most valuable celebrity brand in 2017. He reportedly gets over 100 crores from the brand endorsement .

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3: Apart from cricket, Kohli is also known for his impressive dressing sense and has been amongst the 10 best-dressed men. 

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4: Virat Kohli suffered a cervical spine injury in 2018 during the South Africa tour and this forced him to make changes in his diet and he turned completely vegan post this incident.

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1: Virat Kohli holds the record of winning the 'Man of the tournament award twice in the T20 World Cup which is apparently the most by any cricketer in International cricket.