Virat Kohli turns 31 today (5/11/19) and has been the main man for the last five to seven years. The Delhi player has undergone a massive transformation, be it his physical fitness, the mindset on the field and handling the pressure, especially during the chase.
So much so, that it seems only like a matter of time before he breaks the records of his icon Sachin Tendulkar, including the ridiculously high 100 international centuries.
However, like all sportsmen who threaten to transcend their sport, Kohli is a larger-than-life figure with his fair share of controversies. We look back at the top 5:
4. Detoxing your ego!
This year in August when India toured to West Indies and white-washed them in the Test series winning 2-0. In the first Test match when India was batting in the second innings with Jadeja at the crease, Kohli was caught on camera reading Steven Sylvester’s book ‘Detox Your Ego’ in the dressing room.