Kohli made his debut for Punjab Under-17s in the Vijay Merchant Trophy competition of 2005/06, making five appearances in the competition, and scoring 85 not out on his debut in a drawn three-day match. Kohli's incredible form continued throughout the tournament, as he top-scored with 110 in the penultimate match.
He played in the Vinoo Mankad Trophy for the Under-19s team in 2006, and in the Cooch Behar Trophy competition of the same year.
Kohli was made a part of the Indian Under-19s World Cup winning squad in February and March 2008 - which won in the final against the South African team - despite Kohli being dismissed for just a single run in the final.
He has hitted a six to Glenn Mcrath on his first IPL match in first 5 balls he was not able to score a single run and on the 6th ball of the innings first over he smashed a six to Glenn Mcrath