Today is a special day for Indian cricket as it marks the ODI debut of the legendary batsman, Virat Kohli. The man who has changed the face of modern cricketing and become an international star, Kohli made his debut a decade ago on the 18th of August, 2008. Since then, he has gone on to become one of the greatest batsmen of all time and an inspirational leader for the Indian cricket team.
Kohli’s ODI Debut
Kohli made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka in Dambulla, where he scored an impressive 12 runs off 22 balls. He then went on to play his first international match at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi, where he scored a duck. But, despite the initial hiccups, Kohli’s talent was evident and he soon became a regular member of the Indian team.
A Special Day for Kohli
Today marks the 10th anniversary of Kohli’s ODI debut and it is a special day for him. He has come a long way since his debut and has achieved a lot in the last 10 years. He is now one of the most successful batsmen in the world and is considered to be one of the best captains in the history of cricket.
Kohli has achieved a lot in the last 10 years. He is the fastest batsman to reach 10,000 ODI runs and has scored the most centuries in the format. He is also the fastest to reach 20,000 international runs and is the only player to have scored more than 10,000 runs in all three formats of the game.
His Impact on Cricket
Kohli has had a profound impact on cricket. He has changed the way the game is played and has inspired a whole generation of cricketers with his batting and his leadership. He has been an instrumental figure in the resurgence of Indian cricket in the last decade and has led the team to many victories.
His Contributions to India
Kohli has been an ambassador of Indian cricket not just on the field but also off it. He has been a role model for the youth of the country and has been a source of inspiration for millions. He has also been a vocal advocate for social causes and has been involved in various charitable initiatives.
Kohli’s legacy will live on for many years to come. He has already established himself as one of the greatest batsmen of all time and will continue to be an