Virat Kohli, one of the popular and strongest players in Indian Premier League in terms of stats and records is set to lead his franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore for the 14th time in this edition.
The leading run scorer of the tournament is also set to break and achieve some unbeatable records in the IPL history. The Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper has been a single franchise player, having spent 13 seasons with RCB, since making his debut for the team in the inaugural season in 2008.
Kohli’s Records in IPL history:
Virat Kohli (5,878) is the leading run-scorer of the IPL league history.
RCB skipper has scored most runs (973) in a single season in 2016 IPL Edition.
Kohli also holds a unique record of having highest partnership runs in a single match with his fellow teammate Mr. 360, Ab De Villiers. In 2016, both scored 229 runs together.
Kohli also has highest no. of IPL centuries in a single season and league history too.
Virat Kohli is indeed most expensive player of the tournament with 17C income per season.
Milestones and Records alert for King Kohli:
Virat Kohli is 269 runs away from completing 10,000 runs across T20s.
Virat Kohli is 8 matches away from completing 200 matches in IPL.
Virat Kohli is 122 runs away from completing 6,000 runs in IPL.
Virat Kohli is 6 fifty plus scores away from completing 50 fifty plus scores in IPL.
Virat Kohli is 4 fifty plus scores away from completing 50 fifty plus scores for RCB across leagues (IPL+CLT20).