And finally, it has happened! Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are now married!! The wedding vows were taken at Borgo Fenocchio in Tuscany, Italy. The wedding was a private affair where only close friends and relatives were invited. Both Virat and Anushka wanted to play it very close to the chest.
Virat and Anushka first met in 2013 and did a TV commercial together following which they became good friends. Anushka accompanied Virat on India’s 2014 tour of New Zealand and the duo was spotted together. Later that year, Virat accepted that the two are in a relationship.
A close source told everything was decided almost 3-4 months ago. The priest picked up the December wedding and Virat and Anushka”s family wanted to keep it low key.
A grand reception will be hosted at JW Marriott in Mumbai on December 26 where all celebrities will be invited and it promises to be a star-studded event.
Virat-Anushka relationship has had their ups and downs. In 2016 a news of their fallout broke out when they unfollowed each other on Instagram. Last year, a news broke out which said the couple is going to tie the knot on January 1 this year. Virat denied the reports of any marriage back then.
Both of them came together in a Manyavar advertisement while enthralled all the fans. The advertisement was a big hit.
Virat Kohli has had a very successful 2017 with the bat. He is the leading run scorer in ODI cricket with 1460 runs from 26 matches at an average of 76.84. He also has 5 triple-digit scores in test cricket (3 double test centuries and 2 centuries) to go with.
– by Atharva Apte