Virat Kohli

Anushka has been a pillar of strength for me, says Virat

MUMBAI: Indian skipper Virat Kohli praised his wife Anushka Sharma for always being his “pillar of strength”, saying they discuss how to deal with the negativity which is an occupational hazard for them. During a conversation with former England cricketer

Virat Kohli is latest to join ‘Pawri Hori Hai’ bandwagon

India’s cricket team captain Virat Kohli has jumped on the bandwagon after celebrities on both sides of the border recreated the viral video of the Pakistani influencer Dananeer Mobeen on social media. The cricketer posted an advertisement for a shoe

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli finally reveal their daughter’s name

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma and Indian cricketer Virat Kohli have shared a glimpse of their daughter on social media. The Bollywood actress, who recently became a mother revealed the name of their daughter and shared a family photo on

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli welcome ‘baby girl’

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma and Indian cricketer Virat Kohli have become new parents after welcoming their first baby girl.  The cricketer turned to Instagram and announced that he and his wife were finally parents to a baby girl. “We

Anushka Sharma expresses displeasure over privacy breach

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has expressed her displeasure over the paparazzi for the violation of privacy while taking pictures of her with husband Virat Kohli. Anushka Sharma and Indian cricketer Virat Kohli are expecting their first baby this month.

No Pakistani cricketer named as ICC announces teams of decade

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday announced the ODI, T20I, and Test teams of the decade. No player from Pakistan has been named in each of these teams. The sides are picked by the ICC’s Voting Academy of

Innings against Pakistan in 2012 was ‘game-changer’ for me: Virat Kohli

Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli has revealed how he believed his career ended when he got out to Shahid Afridi in the 2009 Champions Trophy. During a chat with the Australian middle-order batsman, Steve Smith in an interview, the

Virat Kohli only cricketer among highest paid athletes

MUMBAI: India captain Virat Kohli remained the only cricketer included in the list of top 100 highest-paid athletes of 2020 released by Forbes magazine. The right-handed batsman is also the only Indian athlete to be featured in the list. He

Virat Kohli, Sania Mirza take part in online concert to raise funds

MUMBAI: India cricket team captain Virat Kohli, cricketer Rohit Sharma and tennis star Sania Mirza were among sports personalities who took part in an online concert to raise funds to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the initiative by

Steve Smith overtakes Kohli as top-ranked Test batsman

DUBAI: Australia’s Steve Smith is back on top of the list of batsmen in the ICC Test Player Rankings as Indian captain Kohli concedes top place after Wellington Test. Virat Kohli could manage only 21 runs in his two innings

Six Indian cricketers named in Asia XI side for exhibition matches

DHAKA: Virat Kohli is among six Indian players named in the Asia XI side for their T20 internationals against World XI in Dhaka next month. Kohli’s name was announced alongside those KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav and

New Zealand hand India first ODI series whitewash in three decades

WELLINGTON: New Zealand cricket on Tuesday chased down India’s 296/7 with five wickets to spare in the third ODI at the Bay Oval to sweep the three-match series and hand India their first series whitewash loss in a bilateral ODI

India fined for slow over-rate in fourth T20I against New Zealand

DUBAI: India have been fined 40 percent of their match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against New Zealand in the fourth Twenty20 match in Wellington, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Saturday. Match referee Chris Broad imposed the

Babar Azam retains third position in ODI player ranking

DUBAI: Pakistan star batsman Babar Azam has retained the third positing in the latest ICC Men’s ODI Player Rankings released on Monday. Babar Azam scored 829 points with an average of 54.17. His highest rating was against New Zealand at

Kohli claims easy win over West Indies in first T20I

INDIA: Skipper Virat Kohli said he is an “all-format player” after his blistering 94 powered India to a six-wicket win over West Indies in the first T20I on Friday. The star batsman smashed six fours and six sixes to record

Kohli hails Maxwell for taking mental health break

NEW DELHI: Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has set an example by taking a break from the game to address his mental health issues and there should not be any negativity about such situations, India’s captain Virat Kohli said on Wednesday.

Shahid Afridi lauds Virat Kohli over his performance in three formats

LAHORE: Former captain of Pakistan’s cricket team, Shahid Afridi has congratulated Indian cricketer Virat Kohli over his excellent performance in several games. Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi on Wednesday has tweeted that Virat Kohli is a great player and Afridi wishes