7 Interesting Facts You Might Not Know About Virat Kohli

6. Only Asian captain to win Tests in England, Australia and South Africa

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Kohli was handed the role of captaincy of the Indian Test team in the year 2015. Previously the team was captained by veteran wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni. Kohli carried forward the legacy of Dhoni in the best possible manner.

Kohli has proved himself as the best mastermind of the present century. He is the only Asian captain to win away Tests in England, South Africa and Australia.

Kohli lifted the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after defeating Australia in 2019. Previously he won one Test against South Africa and England in 2018. The recent Test victory will surely remain memorable for all the Indian fans.

5. Fastest Indian to score ODI century in just 52 balls

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Kohli has proved his worth in all the matches he has played so far. He has scored a mountain of runs against most successful teams in the world.

Kohli became the fastest Indian to score a century in ODIs. He achieved this record in an ODI between India and Australia in 2013 at Jaipur. Kohli helped India pull off a record chase by reaching 100-run mark in just 52 balls.

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