Virat Kohli marries Anushka Sharma: Couple make the announcement on Twitter

  • Virat Kohli marries Anushka Sharma: Couple make the announcement on Twitter

Virat Kohli marries Anushka Sharma: Couple make the announcement on Twitter

They announced their marriage officially through Twitter an hour ago. From former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi and actress Sharmila Tagore to the recent Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge union, India has a long history of marriages between cricket players and movie stars.

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have been dating since 2013.

Reportedly, "Virushka", as the couple is fondly called, will host a lavish reception in Mumbai in the coming weeks. He's the same photographer who captured Samantha Ruth Prabhu and NagaChaitanya's wedding. Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma has finally tied the knot with her beau Virat Kohli in a ceremony in Italy. Since Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma wanted to keep the wedding a top secret - miles away from the glare of media -the ceremony was attended mostly by the couple's family members and friends in Italy.

The wedding was solemnized as per Hindu rituals at 2 pm. here, with the bride and groom looking resplendent in ensembles by celebrated couturier Sabyasachi Mukherjee. The official announcement read, "Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever". We are truly blessed to share this wonderful news with you. "Thank you for being such an important part of our journey". Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma were in a close relationship for over four years. She will also start prepping for Sui Dhaaga as the shooting for the same starts in February 2018 with Varun Dhawan. The actress will also be busy with the marketing and promotions of her production "Pari", which releases on February 9. One at New Delhi on 21 Dec for their relatives and another one on 26 Dec at Mumbai for Industry people and cricketer friends. Soon after the couple was photographed along with their families at the Mumbai airport, reports of the duo heading to Tuscany for an Italian wedding emerged.

Their spokesperson added, "We are extremely grateful to the media for their support and understanding in making this special occasion a memorable one and thank them for their continued love and support".