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Virat Kohli reflects on 11-year journey in international cricket with heartwarming message

first_imgVirat Kohli completed 11 years in international cricket on Sunday and the India skipper came up with a heartwarming post to mark the milestone moment in his celebrated career.”From starting as a teenager on the same day in 2008 to reflecting on the journey 11 years after, I couldn’t have dreamt of the blessings God has showered me with. May you all get the strength and power to follow your dreams and always follow the right path,” Kohli wrote on social media while posting photographs of himself from 2008 and 2019.When Virat Kohli made his ODI debut in 2008 in Dambulla, not many would have predicted a meteroic rise for the then chubby Delhi batsman. Kohli was dismissed for 18 in his first innings and went without a hundred in his first year in international cricket.From starting as a teenager on the same day in 2008 to reflecting on the journey 11 years after, I couldn’t have dreamt of the blessings God has showered me with. May you all get the strength and power to follow your dreams and always follow the right path. #forevergrateful pic.twitter.com/sTZ7tKEoMzVirat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 19, 2019Nonetheless, Kohli scored his maiden hundred against Sri Lanka in Kolkata in 2009 and only became more consistent in the following years. Since 2011, the skipper has scored more than 1000 runs in ODI cricket, barring two seasons — 2015 and 2016.Virat Kohli impressed so much so early in his career that the U-19 World Cup-winning captain was included in the World Cup squad in 2011. Kohli scored a crucial 35 as India went on to complete a successful 275-run chase against Sri Lanka in the final at the Wankhede Stadium.advertisementVirat Kohli, who is among the fittest sportspersons in the world, has often spoken about how a poor Indian Premier League season in 2012 and the horror run in England in 2014 were big learning curves in his career.Kohli has never had dull moments in his international career after the 2014 series in England wherein he managed 134 runs in 10 innings. The India captain made amends for it by topping the batting charts when India went to England in 2018. Kohli hit 593 runs in 10 innings and smashed 2 hundreds as welll.Virat Kohli took over from MS Dhoni as the Test side’s captain in 2014 and has led the team to major victories in the recent past. While India gave South Africa and England a run for their money in 2018, Kohli’s men became the first Indian team to win a Test series in Australia when they completed a 2-1 win Down Under earlier this year.Kohli has also been breaking records at will across all formats. With 68 hundreds, Kohi is just 32 behind Sachin Tendulkar’s all-time record of 100 hundreds. Meanwhile, Kohli, the top-ranked batsman in ODIs and Tests, became the first batsman to score 20.000 runs in a decade.Virat Kohli is gearing up to lead Indiia in the inaugural Test Championship, starting August 22 with a 2-Test series against West Indies. The India captain has been rested from the ongoing 3-day practice match agianst West Indies A in Antigua due to a thumb injury he picked up during the ODI series.Also Read | India vs West Indies A: Ishant Sharma, Hanuma Vihari help visitors take 200-run lead on Day 2Also Read | Virat Kohli to have a stand named after him at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in DelhiAlso Read | Virat Kohli ahead of Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni as most followed cricketer on social mediaAlso See:last_img read more

College Grooming 101

first_imgSo you’re back at school and settled into dorm life. Beyond the basics of toothpaste and a razor there are some key college grooming products that you should have on hand. Most are available at the local drugstore so there’s no need to apply for another student loan.Let’s start with the shower. The most important thing to get, after flip-flops for the shower, is body wash. It’s much less gross to tote a bottle than to cake up you new shower caddy with a bar soap. Get your semester off to “the freshest start” and try AXE White Label Night Body Wash. Study these notes of grapefruit, lavender, cedarwood and praline. It Smells so nice you won’t need a separate cologne.There will be days that washing your face with the same product you wash your feet with just won’t cut it. College life is full of cramming for exams and smoky frat parties. And let’s face it that pillowcase won’t be washed until parents day weekend. Dirt, stress and a college diet can cause acne to flair up. Stay one step ahead of a breakout and use Neutrogena Men Skin Clearing Wash. It’s a gentle, oil-free formula with 2% Salicylic acid that will unclog pores minimizing pimples and ingrown hairs.Clear skin is important. Clear eyes are too. Arrive bright eyed and bushy tailed to class. Sooth and refresh tired eyes after pulling an all-nighter with Rohto Cool Eye Drops. Speaking of cooling off. If you’re living on campus you don’t have any control over the temperature situation. Dorm rooms can be overheated causing dry skin and cracked lips. Stock up on lip balm like this one from Everyman Jack. Enriched with vitamin E this balm has an SPF 15 that’s perfect for the sunshine of University of Florida and the biting cold of the University of Michigan alike.Maybe you took some things for granted living at home, like access to your Dad’s grooming kit. The Tweezerman G.E.A.R. Essential Grooming Kit might cost a little more but think of it as an investment in your future. It has all the tools you need to stay on top of hang nails, stray hairs and runaway brows none of which are big hits with the sorority sisters. And when you’ve mastered Grooming 101 visit Grooming Lounge. They have all the men’s grooming products you’ll need to succeed in the real world. Editors’ Recommendations Sprint Through Airport Security With These TSA-Approved Men’s Grooming Kits The Barbershop Renaissance and Men’s Grooming Revolution, According to Fellow Barber’s Sam Buffa How to Shave With a Straight Razor Get Acquainted With the Military-Approved Skincare Brand Bravo Sierra Retinol For Men: What to Know and What to Buylast_img read more