It was a fairytale love story and a wedding for Virat Kohli. The Indian National Team skipper was in relation with the Bollywood actress, Anushka Sharma for a long time and then married her last year. They always gave the relationship goals for the fans with their unconditional love.
During the 14th match of ICC World Cup 2019, Virat Kohli did something very impressive. Kohli asked the Indian crowd to stop booing and start cheering for Steve Smith while the former was standing at outfield. One section of the crowd started shouting ‘cheater-cheater’ while Steve was fielding at the boundary rope.
Kohli was seen asking the section of the Indian fans present in the stadium to stop booing Steve Smith, who was fielding at the boundary line, during one of the breaks between overs in India’s innings.
It was a class act from the Indian skipper Virat Kohli during the ICC World Cup 2019. The flamboyant cricketer has asked the fans to stop booing Steve Smith, which made every cricketing fanatic love him even more. Meanwhile, Anushka Sharma says that has been the brilliant quality of Virat Kohli.
Aggressive cricketer, benevolent man – Anushka Sharma
In an Instagram post, she shared a photo featuring both Virat and Steve during from India vs Australia World Cup 2019 match and wrote, “Aggressive cricketer, benevolent man – so easy to love.”
When asked in a post-match press conference, Virat revealed that he felt bad for Steve Smith. “Just because there are so many Indian fans here, I don’t want them to set a bad example. He didn’t do anything to be booed in my opinion. I felt for him and told him sorry on behalf of the crowd. In my opinion, that’s not acceptable,” said Virat Kohli.
The act was even appreciated by Smith who came up to him, shook his hand and patted him on the back for the selfless gesture during the drinks break. The video and photos of Kohli urging the crowd have gone viral on the internet.