Virat Kohli calls RCB’s win ‘a little gift for’ Anushka Sharma

New Delhi: Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2018 has stumbled from one defeat to another, but the recent victory over Mumbai Indians at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru was a big plus point, as it took the franchise to fifth on the leaderboard and keeping alive their play-off hopes.

RCB skipper Virat Kohli was relieved after his team managed to defend a middling total of 167/7, but then he made their win even better as it was his wife Anushka Sharma’s 30th birthday.

After RCB’s 14-run win over the defending champions on Tuesday night, Virat said: “My wife is here and it’s her birthday. This was a little gift for her. It was very important to achieve this two points in front of her.”

He had previously shared a photograph with Anushka, captioning it: “Happy B’day my love. The most positive and honest person I know. Love you ♥️”

Anushka, later shared another photo of the couple on Instagram expressing how beautiful her birthday had been. She wrote: “Best birthday with the bestest, kindest, bravest man in the world . Love you for making it so special my love ❤ !”