Hailing from a Delhi based Punjabi family; Virat Kohli is the sensational and the most dashing Indian cricketer today. He is the youth and fashion icon for his huge numbering fans around 24 million fb and 1.7 million Instagram followers. He is the running machine and his batting style being aggressive and match winning .With his international debut on 18 August, 2008 against the Sri Lankan tour for ODI series, Virat Kohli stepped up the stair of fame in just a short period of time. Kohli is currently the captain of Indian test time and Vice-Captain of limited over formats.
He is not just a cricketer but a complete entertainer. He has a cool attitude towards cricket and glamour world and love to shoot before the camera.
At 27, he has already achieved more than most do in their entire career span. We herein look into more about this one man army called Virat Kohli.
His Early Days
Born on 5 November 1988 in Delhi and raised up in Uttam Nagar, Delhi. His father, Prem Kohli, was a criminal lawyer and mother, Saroj Kohli, is a house maker. His alma mater is Vishwa Bharti Public School and savier Convent. He has an elder brother Vikas Kohli and sister Bhavna Kohli. As per the information Kohli used to demand for a bat and his father to bowl for him just at the age of 3!
Making Of Virat Kohli- The Sensational Cricket Star
Virat Kohli came into spotlight when he first played for Ranji Trophy for Delhi against Karnataka and sad to tell you his father died on the same day. He went to score 90 on that day and went on to his father funeral right after his dismissal. This shows how great his commitment was towards his team and his mother says he has changed a bit after that black day. Kohli Captained the victorious U/19 team in Feb 2008. He scored a century in the series and stood up one among the three best performers. He has scored total 36 centuries and emerging as the next super star after Tendulkar. This right handed batsman play in aggressive manner. He is best remembered for his fastest ODI century.
His Looks And Hairstyle
Kohli love to experiment his hair style and he is a fashion freak. People are so crazy for his hair styles that they love to copy his style. He also likes to have tattoos. He loves to stay fit and energetic and girls are always electrified to meet this handsome guy. This positive attitude and charm made him company most chosen face for ambassador and most seen face in Ads.
Luxury Cars Collection
Currently this young cricketer owns
- Renault Duster
- Toyota Fortuner
- Audi S6
- Audi Q7
- Audi R8 ( Most expensive )
He is very active these days for his commercial investments.
According to Kohli Football is his second favourite game. Kohli became a co-owner of Indian Super League club FC Goa in 2014. He stated that he invested in club for his keenness for football and wants to grow football in India. He added, "It is also a business venture that I am looking at for the future. Cricket is not going to last forever so, whenever I am done, whenever I retire, I am keeping all my options open." His cricket role model is Herschelle Gibbs of South Africa and huge fan of Leander Paes (Indian tennis star) and Roger Federer (The Swiss tennis legend).Also he has co- founded ‘WROGN’ and tied up with Myntra to produce men’s clothing. Last year Kohli invested INR 90 crore to start his venture for setting the chains of gyms under the name “Chisel” and co-owned International Premier Tennis League franchise UAE Royals. He is the brand ambassador of PepsiCo, Munch, Toyota, Addidas, TVS Motors and many more brands. He had also previously endorsed for Red Chief, Flying Machine, and Cinthol etc.
He has been public appearance with actress Anushka Sharma since December 2015. The couple has been in news and rumors for their love affair. But the relationship has broken up and the two are not dating each other. After all we will say the couple looks awesome and should come together. Virat and Anushka had accepted their relationship at several occasions as one seen in Sri Lankan match in 2014. Like every story there were controversies but soon cleared out.
His Charity Acts
He has also a big heart for the charity Kohli and started a charity foundation called 'Virat Kohli Foundation' (VKF) and aimed to promote and raise funds for under privileged kids. The foundation is seen to organize football matches for raising the funds.
We are sure you would have come to known as more in Virat than just an awesome cricketer. He is really a one man army, youth icon and cricket record breaker ahead.