Virat Kohli, the captain of Indian Under-19 Cricket team under whom captaincy India had won the world cup is currently the best International batsman. This article will be related to various awards & achievements which he got for his excellent batting & captaincy skills.
- 1 Virat Kohli Awards & Achievements List
- 2 Most Runs in a Calendar year Awards
- 3 Virat Kohli Captaincy Achievements
- 4 Virat Kohli Awards list
- 5 Man of the Match & Series awards:
- 6 Virat Kohli Test Performance according to Years
- 7 Virat Kohli Captaincy Records
- 8 Virat Kohli Test Centuries List
- 9 Virat Kohli ODI Centuries
Virat Kohli Awards & Achievements List
Previously, we had written an written on Virat Kohli life history & his records. This article will be specifically related to his awards & achievements which he secured throughout his International cricket career.
Some ODI Milestones
- Virat Kohli has scored the fastest hundred for his team of just 52 balls.
- Virat has got achievement of scoring fastest 1000 runs in ODI.
- Kohli is the fastest Indian & second fastest in the world to score 5000 runs in ODI.
- Virat has got record of scoring fastest 7000 runs in ODI cricket. This show that how consistent & aggressive his batting style is.
- After scoring fastest 7000 ODI runs, Kohli has now become fastest player to score 8000 ODI runs. It shows that Kohli is consistent in every game.
- Virat is expected to be the next cricketer who will hit century of the centuries. Only Sachin Tendulkar is the one who has got award of scoring 100 centuries throughout his International career.
- Virat kohli has got award of scoring fastest 10, then 15, & then 20 centuries in ODI.
- Virat has got award of scoring fastest 25 ODI centuries. He is also the fastest batsman to score 1000 T-20 runs.
- Kohli has now become fastest player to score 30 centuries in ODIs.
- Virat is fastest in the world to score 1000 runs in T20 format of the game.
- Kohli is fastest in the world to score 15000 International runs. That’s an massive achievement for him.
Most Runs in a Calendar year Awards
- From 2010 to 2014, Virat kohli remained the highest run scorer for Indian team in calendar year. He performed consistently with the bat & during many situations, his great knock helped Indian team to won the game. Not only with the bat, Kohli also remain aggressive during the field & do every struggle for his team victory.
- Kohli also remained highest run scorer for Indian team in Test cricket in year 2015 & 2016. This show Kohli commitment with every format of the game. He brace himself up with every format according to the situation. These are great awards in Kohli life history.
Virat Kohli Captaincy Achievements
- Kohli is the first Indian test captain who has scored three centuries in his debut three innings of test being captain.
- Kohli has got award of scoring two or more double hundred by any Indian captain.
- He is the fastest captain who has scored 1000 ODI runs in his captaincy innings.
Virat Kohli Awards list
- In 30th of November, 2017, Virat Kohli got CNN-News18 Indian of the year award.
- Kohli was named as ICC ODI player of the year 2012 for his brilliant batting performance. He was also the highest run scorer for Indian team during that calendar year in ODI.
- Kohli has got a big award of being in the ICC World ODI XI for the year 2012, 2014, & 2016.
- Virat Kohli was awarded with Arjuna award for in 2013.
- Virat got BCCI’s Polly Umrigar award for being the International cricketer of the year 2011-2012, 2014-2015, & 2015-2016.
- Kohli was also named as International cricketer of the year 2011-2012, & 2013-2014.
- In 2016, Kohli got Wisden Leading cricketer in the world award.
- In 2017, Kohli has got Padmi Shri award.
Also Read: Virat Kohli Education Qualificaton
Man of the Match & Series awards:
Virat Kohli has 4 times got man of the match award in Test cricket. First time, he got this award was in 2012 while playing against New Zealand where he scored century & fifty in first and second inning respectively. Last time he got this achievement was in 2016 playing against England, where he gave great performance by scoring a double hundred. India had won that game.
Kohli got Man of the Series award in 2016-2017 series against England where he gave some extra ordinary performance by scoring 655 runs with an average of about 109. India won that series by 4-0.
Virat Kohli Test Performance according to Years
Virat Kohli is the king of ODI cricket. He remained consistent throughout this format of the game. He got Man of the match award 22 times. He has given his best performance almost all teams. Whatever opponent or whatever ground, he played like a mature batsman & achieve various targets & awards in his cricket life history.
Kohli has 3 times got Man of the series award in ODI cricket. Two times, he gave brilliant performance against Sri-lanka.
Kohli remained outclass batsman of T-20 format of the game. He scored runs at crucial stage of the game to help his team to the victory. He has 9 times got Man of the Match award in T20 cricket. He played well almost all teams.
Kohli remained 4 times Man of the series in T20. Two times, he got this award in ICC World Cup T20. This shows his performance & game in big tournaments.
Virat Kohli Captaincy Records
Virat Kohli has shown amazing performance during his leadership. Under his captaincy, Indian team has won most of the matches. In tests matches, out of 29 matches, Indian team won 19 under Virat Kohli captaincy. In ODI, under Virat captaincy, his team won 33 matches out of 43 matches. This is some sort of amazing performance which shows that how committed Kohli is towards the game. The captaincy records of Kohli are shown below.
Virat Kohli Performance as a player
|Kohli’s results in international matches|
Virat Kohli Test Centuries List
Virat Kohli ODI Centuries