2016


THE YEAR OF VIRAT KOHLI


Virat Kohli's sensational year summed up in
photos, GIFs, stats and quotes!
2016
IN NUMBERS
12 TESTS - 1215 runs
10 ODIs - 739 runs
15 T20Is - 641 runs
Total runs - 3568
Avg - 84.95
3 double centuries

200

vs West Indies

211

vs New Zealand

235

vs England

ICC RANKINGS

Test

Rank 2

ODI

Rank 2

T20

Rank 1

"The bat is not a toy,
it's a weapon. It gives me
everything in life,
which helps me to do
everything on the field."
WORLD T20
Player of the Series
2 Man of the Match awards
Runs - 273
Average - 136.50
fastest player to 1,500 T20I runs
82* (51) VS AUSTRALIA
"He has stones the size of Sudan.
Skill you can hardly imagine.
Moxie of a million men.
Enjoy him."
- The Guardian
55* (37) VS PAKISTAN
"The sandstorm from Sachin at Sharjah
and the hailstorm from Kohli in Mohali
should be written
in the same paragraph."
- R. Ashwin
IPL
Runner up
Orange Cap winner
Highest runs in an IPL season - 973
4 centuries
1st player to 4,000 ipl runs
"When I picked Virat
for the RCB Under-19 team,
I did not realize I was picking
the best batsman in the world."
- Vijay Mallya
CAPTAIN
18 unbeaten Test matches - highest under any Indian captain
0 Test defeats in 2016
12 tests in 2016: 9 wins & 3 draws
"I have curbed down
celebrations with milestones.
It feels like this is what
I am supposed to do so
why show much excitement?
It is what I am picked to do."
ROLE MODEL
"Sachin was an emotion.
Kohli is an experience."
- Trendulkar
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