Virat Kohli is known for his aggressive batting style which makes his opponents go weak in the knees. He has shown potential as an amazing captain, having a 68% winning rate. He is known to have immense dedication towards the game. His form and talent inspire many young and aspiring cricketers are around the world. Here are some of the impeccable achievements that make us fall in love with him:
#1 Virat Kohli is the fastest Indian cricketer to make 11,000 runs at ODI, breaking Sachin Tendulkar's previously held record.
#2 Virat Kohli is the fastest cricketer in the world to reach 30 centuries in One Day Internationals (ODI).
#3 Virat Kohli is the fastest cricketer in the world to reach 1,000 runs in T20 Cricket.
#4 Virat Kohli is the only player to have scored over 15,000 runs at an average of over 50 in international cricket.
#5 Kohli is the first batsman in the world who has scored 4 double centuries in 4 lined up test series. This is considered to be the longest such sequence against after Rahul Dravid and Don Bradman who had done it in three back-to-back series
#6 Virat Kohli averages of about 84.66 runs per match, while chasing in T20Is which is the highest amongst cricketers playing at International level.
#7 Kohli is the first captain to hit six ODI hundreds in a calendar year.
#8 Kohli is the fastest to score 9000 ODI runs, reaching the milestone midway through his 194th innings. He broke the record held by AB de Villiers, who had achieved it in 205 innings.
#9 The Indian skipper is the fastest person to score 1000 ODI runs in a calendar year (11 innings). The previous record was held by Hashim Amla who had achieved the feat in just 15 innings.
#10 Kohli has the most number of centuries (23) while batting in the second innings of an ODI.
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