Virat Kohli is always a newsmaker and he once aging proved it. Be it his cricketing innings or personal affair with Anushka Sharma, Virat always liked to be in the headlines.Virat who recently appointed as Indian Test captain achieved rare record in his social networking handle.
On Friday Virat became the first cricketer to cross the 5-million mark on Twitter and he currently have 5004544 followers.Virat thanked all his fans for making this possible.
"Wow that was a quick ride to 5 million! Great start for the new year. Thank you all for making it possible," he wrote.
Last month, Virat had overtaken Sachin Tendulkar as the most-followed Indian sportsperson in social media. Good on-field record as batsman , and affair with Bollywood beauty Anushka Sharma has helped him to earn over 5 million followers for Kohli. Tendulkar is on second place with most Twitter followers, Dhoni is third, followed by Virender Sehwag (3180081), Yuvraj Singh (2723090) and Suresh Raina (2617828).