Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma were blessed with a baby girl on the day, Team India earned a historic draw in the third Test at the SCG to keep the Border-Gavaskar Trophy alive. Virat’s daughter will share her birthday with former Indian skipper Rahul David wh celebrated his 48th birthday on Monday. Meanwhile, David Warner had a cheeky wish on this momentous occasion in the life of both Kohli and Anushka.
David Warner congratulated Virat Kohli in the comments box of his Instagram post. He mentioned it was fantastic news before hilariously asking Virat to message him for some tips. Warner has three kids. Both the players despite being intensely competitive on the field are great friends off it.
David Warner Congratulates Virat Kohli
Meanwhile, Virat shared the good news with his fans on his social media handles. “We are thrilled to share with you that we have been blessed with a baby girl this afternoon. We thank you for all your love, prayers and good wishes. Anushka and the baby are both healthy and we are feeling beyond blessed to start this new chapter of our lives. We hope that you can respect our privacy at this time Love.Virat” the Indian skipper wrote on Twitter as the news became public.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) January 11, 2021
Meanwhile, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma married each other in Italy in the presence of their loved ones in 2017. Since then the couple has been continuously setting benchmarks as they continue to live their life gracefully and balance their professional and personal lives perfectly. Last year the couple announced that they are expecting their first child in January 2021. The day has finally arrived as Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have become parents of a baby girl which has melted hearts of everyone.
Virat Kohli returned back after the first Test against Australia in Adelaide. India lost the Test match while David Warner did not play in the first two games due to a groin injury. Australia won the first Test and Indian bounced back in style to win the second Test in Melbourne.
The Indian team showed character and courage to draw the third Test at the SCG after being behind in the game with the bat in the first innings. Despite their lower-order batsman coping up with injuries, they displayed immense grit and determination to not give their wickets away and salvage a draw which keeps them alive in the series.
Meanwhile, Virat Kohli will to action when India plays England at home from February. India will face England in five T20Is, three ODIs, and four Tests. Later in 2021, the Indian cricket team is set to visit the United Kingdom for a five-Test series.