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India cricket captain Virat Kohli says the beard stays

India cricket captain Virat Kohli says the beard stays

The 29-year-old batsman, who said he still cleans his own cricket shoes despite being one of the world's highest paid athletes, has in recent years become a style icon because of the beard.

Kohli fined, handed demerit point for on-field behaviour

Kohli fined, handed demerit point for on-field behaviour

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has sanctioned India captain Virat Kohli for repeatedly complaining to the umpires about a damp ball and then aggressively throwing it to the floor during the second test against South Africa in Pretoria.

Kohli earns record $2.7mn salary for 2018 IPL campaign

Kohli earns record $2.7mn salary for 2018 IPL campaign

Virat Kohli will stay with Royal Challengers Bangalore alongside South Africa's AB de Villiers, who will earn $1.7mn in the cash-rich event started by the Indian cricket board in 2008.

India's Kohli, Sharma marry in Italy: statement

India's Kohli, Sharma marry in Italy: statement

A statement sent to journalists said the wedding had been attended by close family and a few friends as "they wished their wedding to be a very private affair".

India captain Kohli doubtful for fourth Australia test

India captain Kohli doubtful for fourth Australia test

India captain Virat Kohli is doubtful for the fourth and final test against Australia after suffering a shoulder injury in the penultimate match in Ranchi.

Indian captain Kohli hits historic double century

Indian captain Kohli hits historic double century

Indian skipper Virat Kohli became the first batsman in Test history to score a double century in four consecutive series on Friday after he smashed 204 against Bangladesh.

Kohli, Jadhav centuries help India beat England

Kohli, Jadhav centuries help India beat England

Skipper Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav hit blistering centuries to help India chase down 350 and stun England by three wickets in the first one-day international in Pune on Sunday.

India beat New Zealand by 6 wickets in 1st ODI

India beat New Zealand by 6 wickets in 1st ODI

Bowlers set up India's comprehensive six-wicket win over New Zealand in the first one-day international as batting mainstay Virat Kohli anchored the hosts' chase in the low-scoring encounter in Dharamsala on Sunday.

Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma slams online trolls

Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma slams online trolls

Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has hit out at "misogynistic" online trolls after she received abusive social media messages over her reported on-off relationship with Indian Test cricket captain Virat Kohli.

'Superhero' Kohli smashes IPL runs record

'Superhero' Kohli smashes IPL runs record

Red-hot Virat Kohli smashed an unbeaten half-century to break Chris Gayle's record for the most runs in a single Indian Premier League season.

Gayle lauds Kohli but warns of upset

Gayle lauds Kohli but warns of upset

Chris Gayle lauded Virat Kohli as a “world beater” yesterday but warned that the West Indies were ready to upset hosts India in their World Twenty20 semi-final this week.

Brilliant Kohli takes India into World T20 semis

Brilliant Kohli takes India into World T20 semis

India qualified for the World Twenty20 semi-finals and knocked out Australia after Virat Kohli smashed an unbeaten 82 in their do-or-die showdown in Mohali yesterday.