New Delhi: While Virat Kohli is known to create new records on the cricket field, the stylish right-hander reached yet another landmark as he beat the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Mahendra Singh Dhoni in terms of number of followers on Twitter!
Kohli, who recently became India's Test captain, on Sunday surpassed his idol Tendulkar to become the Indian player with the maximum admirers on the micro-blogging site.
Tendulkar has 7.73 million fans following on twitter, while One-Day International captain Dhoni has 4.52 million followers.
Kohli also took the opportunity to thank his fans for their love and support.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) September 6, 2015
In his first full-fledged series as captain, Kohli recently helped India to a 2-1 series win agaisnt Sri Lanka. It was also India's first series win on Lankan soil in 22 years.