Run Machine Virat Kohli - A Short Biography in English

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Virat Kohli is a famous Indian cricketer and former captain of the Indian cricket team. He is also known as "King Kohli."

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Age & DOB

Kohli was born in New Delhi, India, on November 5, 1988. He is 34 years old.

Height & Weight

Virat Kohli is 5 feet, 9 inches (175 cm) tall and weighs around 69 Kilogram.

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Virat's father name is Prem Kohli (Died Dec 2006). His father was a Delhi based criminal lawyer. His mother is Saroj Kohli. She is a housewife.


Kohli studied till 9th grade at Vishal Bharti Public School. He passed the 12th class from Saviour Convent School. Due to his cricket career, he did not finish his formal education.


In 2008, at the age of 19, Kohli made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka. Test debut, 20 June 2011 against WI. T20 Debut, 12 June 2010 against Zimbabwe.


Virat married his longtime girlfriend, Anushka Sharma, on December 11, 2017. They both have a daughter named 'Vamika.'

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Net Worth

Virat has a Grade A+ BCCI contract. His yearly salary is Rs. 7 crore, and his net worth is estimated to be Rs. 1150 crore.

Major Awards

Virat Kohli received the Arjun Award in 2013, Padma Shri in 2017, and the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 2018.

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