Cricketer Virat Kohli Marries Actress Anushka Sharma In A Private Wedding Ceremony in Italy

Updated On 11 Dec, 2017 Published On

Indian legendary cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma officially announced their marriage on Monday, 11 December.

The newly married couple wrote on their Twitter account:

Today we have promised each other to be bound in love for ever. We are truly blessed to share the news with you. This beautiful day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans and well wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey,

News of the impending wedding started swirling after Virat pulled out of India's limited-overs matches against Sri Lanka and Anushka also ducked out of her busy schedule in December.





Virat and Anushka, both 29-year-old, started dating in 2013 after they first met during the filming of a shampoo advert. They made their first public appearance a year later during a football match.

Multiple celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Sridevi Boney Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan, wished the bride and groom for their big day.






After their marriage, Virat and Anushka will now host a reception in New Delhi for their relatives on 21st December. The reception will be followed by a second reception for industry friends and cricketers in Mumbai on 26th December.