Virat Kohli talks of ‘special moments’ he shared with Anushka Sharma

first_imgIndia captain Virat Kohli has once again opened up about his relationship with Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma. The love birds rae often seen at parties together, most recent being engagement ceremony of Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge in April.Kohli, in an interview to Star Sports, spoke about how the lady luck has favoured him in his cricketing career.”I was in Mohali and there was a Test series going on. I was with Anushka then, she had come to visit me. Surprisingly, when I became the Test captain then also she was in Melbourne with me. That was a very special moment we shared together.”Kohli further said he was in “tears” and shared the “beautiful” moment with the Bollywood star when he was handed the limited-overs captaincy after MS Dhoni stepped down from the top post.”During the Mohali incident, they had spoken to me already. When I hung up the phone and told her, for me it was like a flashback. From the moment I started playing in my academy till the Mohali game. I was emotional. I was in tears because I had never thought that I will see this day.”What was more beautiful was that, I was able to share it with Anushka. It was something that I will always remember,” Kohli added.Kohli is currently in England for the ICC Champions Trophy where India have reached the semi-finals. The India skipper bounced back in style with a classy fifty against South Africa after falling for a five-ball duck against Sri Lanka. His unbeaten 76 helped India not only qualify for the last-four but also knocked the inaugural edition champions South Africa out.advertisementKohli had also scored a fantastic 81 not out off 68 balls against Pakistan at Edgbaston on June 4 as India started their campaign with a massive 124-run victory over their arch-rivals.The defending champions will play Bangladesh in the second semi-final on June 15 in Birmingham.last_img read more