Virat Kohli Controversy: 5 controversial moments of Virat’s cricketing career

Updated on: Dec 8, 2022 11:31 am IST

  • Virat Kohli Controversy

    Virat Kohli Controversy: Former Indian skipper Virat Kohli is known for his hyper aggressive nature, and this is something which makes him one of the favorite controversy kids. Check out the five instances when Virat Kohli lost his cool and got involved in ugly spats.

    Virat Kohli Controversy: 5 controversial moments of King Kohli

    The infamous middle-finger incident

    Team India’s dismal tour of Australia in 2012 included the infamous “finger gate” incident. The Australian fans, which kept jeering Team India as Michael Clarke drove Indian bowlers into every area of the pitch, finally got to the Indian captain. Virat gave the Australian audience the middle finger in frustration over their antics. He was afterwards penalised 50% of his match fee.

    Things heat up against KKR’s Gautam Gambhir

    It was one of the most unexpected events to occur between Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir, colleagues for India and Delhi. The event happened during a match between RCB and KKR in the IPL’s 2013 season. It all began when Kohli was dismissed and was given a send-off by the then-KKR captain Gautam Gambhir. Virat disagreed with what Gambhir stated, and the two got into a heated altercation. 

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