Here are some facts about this power couple we bet you didn’t know:
- Indian Team’s ‘Cheeku’
Kohli is the ‘Cheeku’ of the cricketing brigade. Given by Ajit Choudhary, his under-17 coach from Delhi; after he attended a particular practice session directly post visiting a barber. Why Cheeku you ask? Because his hair stood up completely like ‘Cheeku’, the fictional character from Champak.
- A Young Winner:
Not many remember the cocky,
pointy hairedand naïve Indian captain who took charge and won the ICC Under-19 World Cup back in the year 2008; held in Malaysia. Kohli captained the side as India defeated South Africa in the final.
- Man Behind His Success:
Raj Kumar Sharma is the man without who Virat Kohli wouldn’t have dreamt making it so big from an early age. He was a mere 9-year old kid when his father brought him to the West Delhi Cricket Academy.
- 50+ Average In All Formats:
2016will forever be remembered as the day when Virat Kohli’s test match average exceeded 50; which made him the premier and the only player in the world to have achieved this feat in all international cricket formats – Test, ODI and T20.
- Superstitions Galore!
From using the same pair of gloves which he scores
runswith to donning black colored wrist bandsand ‘ kada’, there have been plenty of superstitions which Kohli has carried forward throughout his cricketing life.
- A Thing for Tattoos:
Virat has a thing for living in extremes; as when he decided to go under the knife (metaphorically speaking); he went all out and got four tattoos.
- Ardent Tennis Fan
Kohli’s a massive fan of Roger Federer, who is perhaps the greatest tennis player this world has ever seen, barring Rafael Nadal of course. He is also the co-owner of the UAE Royals tennis team which plays in the International Premier Tennis League.
- Spotted At A Shopping Mall:
A highly renowned fashion designer, Wendell Rodricks spotted Anushka at a mall after which she got her first big break.
- Initial Career Choice:
Having never planned to act, her first career choice was journalism.
- Ties With Cricket:
Not many know that Anushka’s brother was a state level cricket player. Not surprising now, is it?
- Unique Feat:
Anushka’s the only actress to have worked under the father-son duo of Yash Chopra and Aditya Chopra for Jab Tak Hai Jaan and Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi respectively.
- M. F. Hussain:
The legendary artist is a big time fan of Anushka Sharma,
havingalways wished to paint a portrait forher.
- Acting Producer:
The largely successful flick NH10 didn’t just see Anushka raise her acting
standards;but it was the first time we saw her donning the producer’s hat.
- Leisure Time:
Sleeping is a
big timeleisure activity for the stunning actress. And some of her favourite movies include the likes of The Shawshank Redemption, Jab We Met, Fish Tank, Dil Se, etc.
- Academic Excellence:
Anushka Sharma is pursuing her post
graduationdegree in the field of Economics via correspondence.
- Bold Opinions:
The actress firmly believes that the whole ‘size zero’ fiasco is a myth. The actress feels that being so thin wouldn’t let her survive in this work-centric and competitive industry; stating that fitness has another dimension entirely.