Virushka wedding: Coach Ravi Shastri wishes newly married couple

first_imgIndia head coach Ravi Shastri has now joined the list of wishes that have been showered on the Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma ever since they declared their marriage to the world.On December 11, Kohli and Anushka tied the knot in Tuscany, Italy, which was attended by only close friends and family.Shastri took to Twitter to wish the “young man” (Kohli) and wished the couple “all the happiness and a blissful married life.”Many congratulations young man. God bless you two with all the happiness and a blissful married life. Happiness – @imVkohli @AnushkaSharma Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) December 16, 2017On the other hand, Kohli is surely enjoying his rare time off from cricketing duties.After having the beautiful wedding in Italy, Kohli and Anushka were last seen enjoying an exotic honeymoon.Four days after their wedding, Anushka shared their honeymoon picture on Instagram that sent the social media into frenzy.Now, fresh pictures have come out on social media where the couple fondly called ‘Virushka’ are seen having a gala time with friends and family.Photo Credit: Instagram The photos exhibit the friendly yet loving equation between the Indian captain and the Bollywood star.Photo Credit: Instagram The couple will host a reception in Delhi on December 21 after which they will throw another reception party in Mumbai.Kohli, who finished 2017 with 2818 international runs and 11 hundreds in international cricket, had been rested for India’s limited-overs matches against Sri Lanka.advertisementKohli has been in sensational form since the beginning of 2016 when he smashed two hundreds in the five-match ODI series against Australia before turning his focus to T20 cricket, breaking a plethora of records. After scoring hundreds of runs in the international format, Kohli amassed 973 runs including four hundreds in 2016 IPL.He also became the only batsman to hit double hundreds in four successive Test series during the one-off match against Bangladesh earlier this year. After a lean patch in Test cricket against Australia, Kohli hammered 610 rus in the three-Test series against Sri Lanka at home.Currently, Kohli is the leading run-scorer in ODIs this year and is ranked No.1 in ODIs and T20 Internationals. He is also ranked number 2 in Test cricket.’In the course of a dominant year for India, Kohli also went past Ricky Ponting and is now second in the list of century scorers in ODIs. The Delhi dasher has 32 hundreds and many experts feel he would be able to get close to Sachin Tendulkar’s 49 tons in the format.Kohli now has the most double centuries as a Test captain (6). He joined Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag at the top of the list for most double centuries by an Indian in Test cricket.Kohli became the only Indian to aggregate over 600 runs in a single Test series for the third time. Sunil Gavaskar and Rahul Dravid had achieved the feat twice.Kohli broke a plethora of records during the Test series against Sri Lanka and became only the second Indian batsman after Vinod Kambli to score two consecutive double hundreds.Under Kohli, India have won nine successive Test series but their major challenge will be in South Africa where the first Test between the two teams gets underway in Cape Town on January 5.last_img

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