This month on Talk Asia, CNN’s Mallika Kapur meets an Indian cricket superstar who’s fast becoming a legend. Virat Kohliis breaking records, winning awards, and changing the face of the game. At 27 years old, he’s also a snapshot of an evolving India: Young, confident, and on the rise.

In a candid conversation, Kohli opens up about the sacrifices he’s made in his sporting journey, from being a “chubby” child to being hailed as the next Sachin Tendulkar. CNN gets rare access to a national icon in Mumbai as he shares his expertise on the game – and even engages in a cook-off with Mallika!

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Thursday May 5 at 0200PM
Friday May 6 at 0900AM
Saturday May 7 at 0900PM
Saturday May 14 at 0500PM
Sunday May 15 at 1000AM
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