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India vs South Africa: Watch Virat Kohli’s special gesture for Anushka Sharma on reaching 150

The three-match series is dominated by South Africa for 1-0.

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Indian skipper Virat Kohli led from the front and countered the South African bowling, scoring score 153 runs that took India to 307 runs in the first innings of the second Test at Centurion on Monday.

Earlier, when the Indian batting line up was rattled by the Proteas, Kohli held the fort from one end, playing strokes that spoke volumes of his confidence and when he went past the score of 150, he celebrated the milestone with a sweet gesture towards his wife Anushka Sharma by kissing his wedding ring.

 

 

Earlier, Virat was spotted wearing his wedding ring in his neck during the game and different practice sessions.

One of the most celebrated couples of India, Bollywood star Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli had created a sensation with their wedding in Italy on 11 December.

Meanwhile, in the second session of third day, Virat completed his third half century in style with a boundary off fast bowler Morne Morkel. The visitors were bowled out for 307 runs and captain Kohli was the highest scorer from visitors’ side.

Apart from Virat, only Murali Vijay and spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was able to leave a mark with their batting as Ashwin scored 38 runs and Vijay made a valuable 46.

Earlier, resuming the game from second day’s play at 183 for five, Kohli and Pandya took on to the crease, but soon Pandya was sent back for 15 runs. After Pandya, Ashwin joined Kohli on the strike and scored 38 runs for India.

The three-match series is dominated by South Africa for 1-0.