Virat Kohli turns 29: As Virat Kohli celebrates his 29th birthday, his friends, fans, colleagues including both former and current cricketers did not let go of the opportunity of showering their love and respect for the Indian captain, wishing the best for him as he turned a year older.Kohli has amassed a total of 4658 runs in Tests, 9030 runs in ODIs and 1943 in T20Is to become one of the leading batsmen in the world.He has dominated in all formats and is currently ranked at the top in the ICC list of ODI as well as T20I batsmen.
The team has enjoyed a lot of success under his leadership and recently registered series wins over Australia and New Zealand.Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli celebrated his 29th birthday with his teammates after the 2nd ODI against New Zealand in Rajkot on Saturday. The country’s biggest sports and youth icon is probably one of a kind as far as Indian sports is concerned.
BCCI uploaded photos of the celebration through its official Twitter account. Kohli has scored 49 international centuries (32 in ODIs and 17 in Tests) out of which 28 have come away from home (outside India) – in which 10 Test hundreds have come away from home as well.Not only hundreds, he’s played a few fighting innings helping the team in difficult positions. Indian team’s captain is expected to travel with the team for the series decider on Tuesday.Virat Kohli turns 29, Kohli thanked his fans and followers for the wishes. After India’s 40-run defeat, Kohli applauded the visitors for their impressive win. He also conceded that his batsmen “were not good enough” on the day as they failed to dominate the New Zealand bowlers.
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