Virat Kohli picked up a wicket with the first (0th) ball of his T20I career

During a T20 International match played between India and England at Manchester in 2011, Virat Kohli dismissed Kevin Pietersen off his very first delivery and since the ball was called a wide so it was not a legitimate delivery.

Therefore, it can be said he claimed a wicket with the 0th ball of his T20I career and
he thus became the first player to achieve this feat.

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