Today, India’s most celebrated and loved cricketer Virat Kohli joined the rest of the world to wish another superstar of Indian cricket, Rohit Sharma, a Happy Birthday. Kohli, who has been playing and captaining teams in India and abroad for 12 years, took to social media to express his birthday wishes for Sharma’s 36th birthday. It is encouraging to see such a fruitful camaraderie in the world of sports and we’re here to take a closer look at their heartfelt messages and the context of this gesture.
Virat Kohli Birthday Wishes to Rohit Sharma
On 30th April, cricketing superstar Virat Kohli took to social media to wish his teammate, opening batsman and vice-captain Rohit Sharma, a very happy birthday. Kohli shared an adorable throwback photo with Rohit and captioned it “Happy Birthday @rohitsharma45, hope you keep inspiring us with your brilliant batting”.
The post with over 3.2 million likes, was showered with best wishes from celebrities and fans alike.
Kohli and Sharma are a force to be reckoned with when they come together in the batting line up. The duo has scored over 3,291 runs in the 50 over format and the highest partnership of 252 runs at Kanpur in the year 2017.
Kohli has time and time again credited Rohit for his meteoric rise in international cricket and refers to him as a big brother. These strong bonds between teammates are a testament to the unity within the Indian Cricket Team.
The post shows the deep friendship and admiration between Virat and Rohit. It’s no wonder why they’re part of the formidable trio that dominates world cricket. So, there you have it! With this heartwarming gesture of wishing Rohit Sharma a happy birthday, Virat Kohli once again proves that the camaraderie between the two Indian cricket greats is a friendship that goes beyond the field.