Cricket icon Virat Kohli became 30 on Monday. But together with celebrating her birthday, Kohli fans have another reason to cheer – it's his first ever official mobile app. The app, called Virat Kohli Official App on Android and Virat on iOS, comes as a single place to let cricket lovers stay closer to the Indian captain. It allows Kohli fans to get their latest news and updates as well as test their loyalty by answering a lot of multiple choice questions. The app also comes as a platform to offer the cricketer a way to interact directly with cricket enthusiasts. A social integration is available to allow users to view and interact with Indian ships Facebook, Twitter and Instagram posts.
The official Virat Kohli app gives an overview of Kohli's journey so far by marking statistics as the number of matches he has played and runs has he done. If data is not important to you, the app has a dedicated query section where you will be asked questions about Kohli's life. You also get points based on your correct answers that can be solved when you order exclusive Virat Kohli products. The app has a dedicated store where you can buy the item while on the move. You can also click on the Trip from the app to watch the cricketer's record breaking career. On the Travel tab, Kohli emphasizes important milestones. You can also compare his numbers based on various international teams and venues. Additionally, the app lets you take fitness-focused challenges from Kohli.
You can also use the official Virat Kohli app to get its latest news or download his exclusive wallpapers, videos and pictures. Live streams from the Kohli matches can also be seen from his official app. In addition, the app serves as a stand-alone platform to let Kohli interact with app users. You can also watch and interact with the cricketer's latest Facebook, Twitter and Instagram posts.
You must have a device running at least Android 5.0 Lollipop or iOS 10. The app is available for free download via Google Play and the App Store. In addition, it must be registered by filling in a particular form or using your Facebook or Google Account. The app has been developed by Cornerstone Sport and Entertainment.
This is not the first time Kohli has reached the smartphone world. A Virat Super Cricket game from Delhi-based Moon Labs was released in 2016. Likewise, the Moto G Turbo Virat Kohli Edition was launched a couple of years back with a dedicated Virat FanBox that included information and updates of the cricketer. Gionee A1 Virat Kohli Signature Edition also debuted last year to target all fans of the Indian cricket captain.