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Virat Kohli- Wiki | Height | Weight | Family | DOB | Net Worth

Virat Kohli- Wiki | Height | Weight | Family | DOB | Net Worth

Virat Kohli is surely one of the most popular and cricket sensation of India. Everyone wants to know about him so we have collected some interesting facts about Virat Kohli. Let us have a look on it:

About his family and childhood

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Kohli was born in Delhi, The capital of India. He is the youngest member of his family. He has one elder brothers and elder sister. His father was a criminal lawyer and was very strict with him.

He gained interest in cricket when he was just 3 years old he use to request his father to bowl for him

Virat’s nickname

Interestingly, virat does not got his nickname from his family, virat’s coach gave him a nickname ‘Chiku’ because he use to resemble like a rabbit in a comic book.

He was playing cricket when his father died

Virat was playing state cricket tournament and when he was batting against another state, he got news of his father’s death despite of emotional break down he showed a great character and chooses to play for his team and due to his effort his team won the match.

His educational background

Virat was never interested in academics, since childhood he showed his keen interest in cricket and to make his career in sport Virat left his studies when he was in class 11th. It is  interesting to know that the heart beat of all the collage girls never went to college.

His first crush

Virat’s first crush was not any random girl from his school or neighborhood but she was none other than famous Bollywood actress Karishma Kapoor.

He loves charity

Virat loves to help unprivileged section of the society and for this he founded ‘Virat Kohli Foundation’ (VKF), in 2013. which helps unprivileged children of society.

His biggest fear is Pakistani bowler Muhammad Aamir

In an interview with Aamir khan, Virat revealed that he is always afraid of Muhammad Aamir’s terrific bowling.

About his records

  • Virat kohli was third Indian to score double century at one day international match when he was just of 22 years after (sachin tendulkar and suresh raina).
  • He is the only Indian to complete 1000, 3000, 4000 and 5000 runs in the one day international match .
  • He was fastest Indian to score century in just 52 balls against Australia.

His Married Life

Virat Kohli tied knot to Bollywood diva Anushka Sharma. His marriage ceremony was a private affair where only family members and closed friends were invited. He celebrated his marriage at Italy and later he gave his party in India where relatives, friends and celebrities were invited.

His Net Worth

Virat Kohli is world’s highest paid crickter and his net worth is $60 million dollars and he approximately earns $19 million USD in a year.

Personal Details:

Real Name Virat Kohli
Nickname Cheeku
Profession International Cricketer (Plays for India)
Relationship Status  Married
Height in cm 175 cm
Height in meters 1.75 m
Height in Feet Inches 5 Feet 9 Inches (5′ 9″)
Weight in Kg 67 Kgs
Weight in Pounds 147 lbs
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

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