Virat Kohli– a name that doesn’t need any introduction. He is one of the greatest players of all time. He is one of those players who got their named cricket stand while playing in India. Many people ask that Why people exaggerate his achievements ? These people must read this article which is about the 10 Greatest Achievements of Virat Kohli.
Virat Kohli- Top 10 Greatest Achievements
One Of Virat Kohli’s greatest achievements includes the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award. This award is the highest sporting honor of India. He won the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 2018. Legendary cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar- The God Of Cricket, MS Dhoni- The Captain Cool have won this award
Virat Kohli is the recipient of the fourth Highest Civilian Honor Of India- Padma Shri. He won this great honor with his skills and capability. This award comes after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan.
Virat also won the second highest sporting honor of India which is the Arjuna Award. Legendary cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar- The God Of Cricket, MS Dhoni- The Captain Cool have won this award.
Virat Kohli holds the record for the Most T20 Internationals Runs in the world. Despite his playing IPL Team RCB never won the IPL but still he holds the record for the most runs in the history of IPL. This should tell all his critics that despite being in the most underachieving team The King will always Rule.
In 2019, Virat Kohli became the first player to score 20,000 runs in a decade. He is also the fastest 20,000 runs scorer in International cricket. Kohli is the third Indian Batsmen to reach 20,000 runs after Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid.
Virat Kohli became the first Player to win both the ICC Test Player of the Year and the ICC ODI player of the year in 2018.
Kohli became the ICC ODI Player of the Year in 2012. He also won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy which is given to the ICC Cricketer of the Year, on two occasions, in 2017 and 2018 respectively.
Kohli became the only Indian Cricketer to hold No.1 spot in all the formats which are Test Cricket, One Day International (ODI), T20 Cricket format.
In 2016, Kohli was ranked as one of the world’s most famous athletes by ESPN and one of the most valuable athlete brands by Forbes. Time magazine included him on its list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2018. This is a great feat by any cricketer in the world.
In 2020, he was ranked 66th in Forbes list of the top 100 highest-paid athletes in the world for the year 2020 with estimated earnings of over $26 million.
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