Virat Kohli was born on 5th November 1988 to Prem Kohli (father) & Saroj Kohli (mother) at Delhi. He grew up at Delhi and studied at St. Sofia School in Paschim Vihar, Delhi.He lived in Uttam Nagar, Delhi and got his initial cricket training from West Delhi Cricket Academy. He also played for Sumit Dogra Academy in Vasundhara Enclave near Noida.He started his cricket carrier under 19 cricket team.He was also the captain of under 19 cricket team.He is now the vice captain of Indian cricket team.He is also the the favourite of Indian as well as worldwide youth.He came to lime light when he scored 90 runs to save Delhi from follow-on in the match against Karnataka on December 19, 2006. On the same day, his father had passed away at 3 in the morning due to brain stroke.He also plays IPL for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was bought for $30,000 before the first season in 2008.