Virat Kohli Jersey Number Reason: Virat Kohli from the under 19 national team wears jersey number 18! Virat Kohli himself said this to IPL broadcasting channel Star Sports. However, he might not have thought that this number would become a companion of many joys and sorrows.
Kolkata: No one knows Virat Kohli’s jersey number. Rather this jersey number has now become an emotion. The obsession with the number 10 jersey in Indian cricket continues even today. Many times the Indian Cricket Board was confused about the number 10 jersey. This number ten was given to Shardul Tagore after making his debut in international cricket. There was a lot of uproar on social media. Sachin Tendulkar’s initial ST. So is Shardul Tagore. Shardul was mocked for posting ST10 with a picture wearing the number 10 jersey. The Indian board then retired the number 10 jersey in honor of Sachin Tendulkar. Indian cricket currently has the iconic jersey number 18 with Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Which is worn by Virat Kohli. Virat’s jersey number is 18 in international cricket as well as in franchise cricket. Does he use this number alone? It is not. Indian women’s cricket star Smriti Mandhana also wears the number 18 jersey. Everyone has some special reasons when it comes to jersey numbers. Why does Virat Kohli wear jersey number 18? He revealed himself. details pending TV9 Bangla Sportsin this report of
Many people wear jersey numbers at the beginning of their career but change it later. Virat Kohli wears the jersey number 18 of the Under 19 national team! Virat Kohli himself said this to IPL broadcasting channel Star Sports. However, he might not have thought that this number would become a companion of many joys and sorrows. Virat says, ‘To be honest, I had only one number – 18. After getting a chance in the U-19 national team, I opened the jersey and saw number 18 written on it. Seeing my name and number 18 on the jersey for the first time. I never asked for this number myself. I was given.’
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Then how did this number 18 get connected with his career! Virat also disclosed this. Said, ‘This number is also very important in my life. He made his international debut for the Indian senior team on 18 August 2008. My father died on 18 December 2006. The two most important dates in my life were on the 18th. But I got this jersey number long before these incidents. Maybe some worldly event is connected to it. The whole thing still baffles me when I think about it. While playing the match, I saw many people wearing jersey number 18 with my name on it. I never thought that such a day would come in my life.