Virat Kohli turns 29: Indian skipper's love story with Anushka Sharma gives major relationship goals
Updated On : 05 Nov 2017,09:56 AM
He is the poster boy of Indian cricket team and she is one of the leading ladies of Bollywood. Together, they make of one of the cutest couples that we have in our country. There's no prize for guessing that we are talking about Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma.
The cute romance between the two has kept our faith in love and also given us relationship goals. The couple has faced quite a few problems in the form of online bashing to being blamed for bad performance in a match, but still both of them are going strong. As our Indian skipper turns 29 on Sunday, November 5, we look at some of the moments of Virat-Anushka's cute love story.
The Indian cricket team skipper and NH-10 actress met each other while shooting for a TV commercial in the year 2013. The two hit off instantly and were spotted together many a times. Soon grapevines started buzzing with the rumours of their link-up.
The two love birds didn't quite acknowledge their relationship during the initial times but that did not stop them from missing any chance to spend time with each other. The 'Sultan' actress went to New Zealand during India's tour of the country in February 2014. The adorable couple were seen taking a stroll together on the streets of Auckland.
Virat Kohli paid a surprise visit to the ' Band Baja Baraat' actress in Sri Lanka where she was shooting for her film 'Bombay Velvet'. The handsome cricketer also flew to Udaipur to celebrate the beautiful actress' birthday. The couple made their first public appearance during an Indian Super League match in October 2014. Indeed, all these things were enough to keep the fans invested in the talented couple.
Fans were always excited to know about the love-story of Virat and Anushka, who were yet to accept their relationship. It was during a match against Sri Lanka in November 2014 that star batsman blew a flying kiss to a cheering Anushka in front of a jam-packed stadium. In the very same month, our cricket captain admitted to being in a relationship with the Bollywood Diva.
Virat and Anushka had to face the ire of some ugly trolls who blamed the actress for one poor perfromance by the batsman. The trolls went on to attack the 'PK' star but Virat stood up for her like a gentleman. The right hand batsman took to social media to silent the trolls who were trying to shame the actress for his performance in the field. This is what made the fans respect the couple more.