Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and actress Anushka Sharma married in Italy on Monday, ending weeks of frenzied hypothesis. Stars from the world of Bollywood and cricket have been fast to congratulate the brand new husband and spouse after they tweeted photographs to announce the information of their marriage ceremony. Other than Virat’s India teammates, a number of Pakistani cricketers too took to Twitter to pour of their good needs. The likes of Shoaib Akhtar and Shahid Afridi, who’re recognized to share a superb equation with Virat, congratulated the couple.
— Azhar Mahmood (@AzharMahmood11) December 11, 2017
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) December 11, 2017
— Umar Akmal (@Umar96Akmal) December 11, 2017
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) December 11, 2017
Congrats bro god bless u????????
— Mohammad Amir (@iamamirofficial) December 11, 2017
The ceremony was carried out in line with Hindu rituals.
— NDTV (@ndtv) December 12, 2017
The couple will host a reception in New Delhi for kinfolk on December 21, adopted by a celebration in Mumbai on December 26 to be attended by Bollywood stars and cricketers.
Afterwards, Anushka will accompany Virat to South Africa the place he’ll put together for India’s forthcoming tour there which is happening early subsequent 12 months.
The assertion added that after spending New 12 months’s Eve collectively Anushka will return to Mumbai within the first week of January to renew her performing commitments.
They’ll dwell in Mumbai’s Worli, the place Kohli had reportedly purchased a luxurious, sea-view residence final 12 months.
The pair, dubbed “Virushka” by followers and media, are one of many highest profile within the nation.
They began relationship in 2013 after they met throughout the filming of a shampoo advert and made their first public look a 12 months later throughout a soccer match.
The media has at all times been gripped by their four-year relationship, which included a reported break-up in early 2016, and rumours of their impending nuptials began swirling not too long ago.
They have been triggered when Virat pulled out of India’s limited-overs matches towards Sri Lanka and Anushka additionally ducked out of her busy performing schedule in December.
Then final week Anushka and her household have been seen at Mumbai’s worldwide airport, apparently heading for a European vacation spot.
(With inputs from AFP)