Virat Kohli Biography

Virat Kohli Height, Weight, Age, Affairs & More

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli (born on 5 November 1988) is an Indian international cricketer who currently captains the Indian team in Test cricket and is its vice-captain in limited-overs formats. A right-handed batsman often rated as one of the best batsmen in the world, Kohli was ranked eighth in ESPN’s list of world’s most famous athletes in 2016. He plays for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and has been the team’s captain since 2013.

Real Name Virat Kohli
Nickname Cheeku
Profession International Cricketer (Plays for India)
Physical Stats & More
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
Tattoos 1. A carved dragon tattoo on his right hand, he has some superstitious reasons for this tattoo (according to him, this tattoo helps him scoring runs)
2. He has inked a Samurai Warrior tattoo on his left biceps “Sexyimo” written inside up on the right arm
International Debut ODI- 18 August 2008 against Sri Lanka
Test- 20 June 2011 against West Indies
Jersey Number 18 (Delhi Cricket Team)
18 (IPL, RCB Team)
18 (Indian Team)
Domestic/State Team Delhi
IPL Team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Nature on field Very aggressive
Likes to play against Pakistan, Australia
Favorite shots inside-out shot, cover drive, swat-flick
Records (main ones) 1. 3rd Indian to make 2 ODI hundreds at the age of 22. (after Sachin Tendulkar & Suresh Raina)
2. Fastest Indian to complete 1000, 3000, 4000 & 5000 runs in ODI cricket.
3. Fastest century by an Indian (of 52 balls against Australia at Jaipur, India in 2013).
Career Turning Point When he was selected after Delhi Under-15 trial match, He scored 71* in that match.
Controversies 1. A verbal spat with Gautam Gambhir in IPL 2013
2. Showed middle finger to SCG crowd in Sydney
3. Abused CSK fans in IPL 2013
Personal Life
Date of Birth 5 November 1988
Age (as in 2015) 27 Years
Birth Place New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Scorpio
Nationality Indian
Hometown New Delhi, India
School Vishal Bharti and Saviour Convent School, Delhi, India
College He never went to college
Educational Qualification Intermediate (Class 12th)
Family Father- Late Shri Prem Kohli (criminal lawyer)
Mother- Saroj Kohli (Housewife)
Sister- Bhavna Kholi (Elder)
Brother- Vikas Kohli (Elder)
Coach/Mentor Raj Kumar Sharma
Religion Hindu
Address Not Known
Likes & Dislikes Likes- watching Roger Federer playing, he likes Soccer and Tennis beside Cricket, Loves to drive, crazy for sushi (food), meeting old friends
Dislikes- Too many guests at home, sitting idle for a long time
Hobbies Cricket, Listening music (especially Punjabi songs), Enjoying with family etc
Favorite Things
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Actress Aishwarya Rai
Favorite Actor Aamir Khan
Favorite Movie Border, Rocky 4
Favorite Colour Not Known
Favorite Food Sushi
Girls, Family & More
Marital Status Married
First Crush Karisma Kapoor
Affairs/Girlfriends Sarah-Jane Dias (Indian actress)

Sanjana (Indian model & actress)

Tamanna Bhatia (Indian actress)

Izabelle Leite (Brazilian model)

Anushka Sharma (Indian actress)

Wife/Spouse Anushka Sharma
Children N/A
Style Quotient
Cars collection Audi R8 LMX (Limited edition, only 99 cars), Toyota Liva, Toyota Fortuner, Renault Duster
Bikes collection N/A
Money Factor
Price in IPL Auction (2014) Rs 12.5 Crore
Salary Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Rs 4-6 Crores (Endorsements per brand)
Net Worth $15 Million


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