Indian Cricketer Virat Kohli has not only won the heart of the gorgeous actress Anushka Sharma, but also earned millions of fans and they would like to know more about this cricketer.

Here are some facts about Virat Kohli which are lesser known:

His Childhood Nickname

Many Indians have a nickname which sounds embarrassing as we grow up, Kohli is one such a case. He was nicknamed as cheeku which is cute but a bit weird nickname. It was given by Delhi State Coach Ajit Chaudhary .

First Crush

Virat’s first love was not Anushka Sharma. It was the glamorous actress Karisma Kapoor. She was the first childhood love of captain of Indian Test Team.

Defeated US President Barack Obama 

He surely didn’t defeat the US president Barack Obama in politics. But he defeated the US president in the list of International Best Dressed Men where he topped in the same.

His Favourite Food 

The Ace cricketer is a typical Punjabi and loves Non-Veg and his favourite is Mutton Biryani and kheer, especially when his mother cooks it.

He played Ranji Trophy despite the tragic loss of his father that very morning

Virat is too passionate about cricket and worships the game. The best example of this is his decision to play a Ranji Trophy game when he lost his father the same morning. Kohli played a knock of 90 in that match.

Fan Following

Virat once received a love letter from a female fan which was written in blood, this incident itself tells us about the fan following of the dashing cricketer.