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Give It Up For Mr. Virat Kohli: You Rule Dude

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World Cup is the trending fever this season as the finals are coming up, and when your favourite member is around, you just need to relax and watch him burn the field and create magic.

Well, who else could've turned around an almost failed match into a victorious one, yes ladies and gentlemen, it is none other than "Virat Kohli", who is a hot topic these days. He's been a major game winner, or can we say our fate turner, for the Indian cricket team.

Though he is just 27 years of age, he has to his credit some of the best on-field records, which he has successfully achieved with his charm and passion. Be it his love life or any match, this boy Virat knows how to get all the attention.

With his last winning stride against Australia, Virat took no time in giving a piece of advice to all the haters who backlashed on his ex-girlfriend, Anushka Sharma. He's always been an open book, but there are a few facts about this lad that you should know today.

Therefore, dear Virat Kohli fans, in this article, we are here to share about some of the 10 interesting facts about this charming young lad. Let's join hands in wishing this amazing cricketer more success in the coming years. Three cheers to Virat!!!


First Crush

Just like any young boy, Virat had a secret crush on an actress and she's none other than the famous, beautiful and charming Karishma Kapoor.


First Match

Virat started his career on a very sad note. It was his dad's death ceremony and his team played against the cricket team of Karnataka in the year 2006. In this very match, he scored 90 runs.


Pet Name

"Chikku" yes, that is the pet name that Virat has and is called with. Isn't it so adorable to call him that!!


First Indian To Score Century In World Cup

Not all are lucky to score a century in their Debut World Cup match. However, Virat just did it!


Third Indian To Score 2 ODI Centuries Before He Turned 22

He became the third Indian to score 2 ODI centuries even before he turned 22 years of age. Isn't it quite early for a tender age like that! The other two Indian men were Sachin Tendulkar and Suresh Raina.


7th Fastest Century Scorer

On 16th October 2013, in a match against Australia, Kohli scored the 7th fastest century in just 52 balls at Jaipur. Kudos to this amazing Cricketer!!


Made It To The List Of Top 10 Well-Dressed International Men

Yes, this hottie made it to the list of top 10 well-dressed international men in the year 2012.


Marketable Athlete

According to a survey, he is ranked as the 13th best marketable athlete. This survey was conducted by SportsPro.


Tattoo Freak

This guy is a total spoilt brat when it comes to exploring stuff. He has got 4 different tattoos made on his body, and we never know if more are coming their way!


Fastest Cricketer To Hit 20 ODI Centuries

It just took Virat 133 innings to achieve this tag, how amazing is that!! Earlier Sachin Tendulkar - the legend of Cricket achieved this tag when he took a whopping 197 innings to get 20 ODI tons.

Read more about: cricket, world cup
Story first published: Thursday, March 31, 2016, 12:05 [IST]
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