Early stages of their careers: Virat Kohli played most of his matches in the subcontinent during his early stages of his career which was a major plus point for him to perform well and make a mark consistently. While Sachin’s early career was mostly out of India where he had to face the deadliest bowlers of all time at a very tender age. Sachin’s first International stint was against Pakistan where he proved himself by facing the greatest bowlers of Pakistan.

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