Virat Kohli has never played a Test against Pakistan. But in the 16 matches that he's played against them in limited overs cricket, no Indian has scored more runs than him since the start of his career.

Every Indian covets a good record against their arch-rivals and Kohli went from boy wonder to serious talent with his 183 against Pakistan and has never looked back since - and will lead India when they take on Pakistan in the Champions Trophy 2017 opener on 4 June in Edgbaston, England.

Here are nine numbers that prove that Virat Kohli is the real boss of India vs Pakistan.

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