The Hush Post: Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are together for some time and after the Sri Lanka tour the grapevine has it that they are going to get hitched.
Virat Kohli had expressed his wish to skip the third and final Test match in December between India and Sri Lanka and the ODI series to follow. He had reasons, a very personal exigency. According to a top news channel report, the two are finally tying a knot either this weekend or the coming week. Tentative dates are between December 9 and 13. Virushka, as the Bollywood magazines call the duo, could leave for Italy for the wedding tomorrow itself. And what confirms the news is that Anushka ‘s bridal wear is being designed by fashion designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee, who was found walking out of her place.
Sources say, Virat’s friends and family will also leave for Milan, Italy soon – tomorrow or dayafter. The couple will host a wedding reception in Mumbai on December 21.
Kohli’s childhood coach, Rajkumar Sharma, who is also the coach of the Under-23 Delhi team, had requested an off from a match on December 7 citing a wedding. When he was asked whose wedding it was, he said his ‘nephew.’ Now, this nephew is Virat Kohli.
Virat and Anushka first met on the sets of a TV advert and it was love at first sight. Virat Kohli has on many occasions said that Anushka is lucky for him. “She was there when I was offered captainship in Melbourne and her presence is lucky for me.”
Kohli’s family apart, his friend from much humbler times Bunty Sachdeva would accompany him for the wedding while apart from Anushka’s family, from Bollywood there is a likelihood of Rani Mukherjee and Aditya Chopra joining for the marriage and feast in Milan.