Mumbai: Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma, who have been dating for several years, finally tied the knot in Italy on Monday.
Ever since the reports of Virushka’s wedding started doing the rounds, fans have been eagerly waiting for an official announcement. Putting an end to all the speculations, the most loved couple announced their wedding on social media.
The couple walked the aisle in Florence on Monday in a private ceremony. The couple shared the news on Twitter jointly saying, “Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever. 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 & well wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey.”
Virat and Anushka looked celestial in costumes designed by top designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. While the’ Rab Ne Bana Di’ Jodi actress was looking elegant in pink lehenga, Virat was looking super handsome in silk sherwani.
Virushka married as per Hindu rituals amid very tight security at a resort in Tuscany.
As per reports, the couple will host a reception for their relatives on December 21 in New Delhi. On the other hand, they have planned to organise a grand bash for their industry friends and cricketers on December 26 in Mumbai.
The couple is likely to be shifted in their new residence in Worli, Mumbai. Virat, who asked for rest during the ODI and T20Is against Sri Lanka, will join the team for the South Africa series which starts from December 30.
As per sources, Anushka will accompany her husband and spend her New Year eve in South Africa with him. The actress will return in the first week of January and start working on her upcoming projects.
Virat and Anushka met in 2013 during filming a shampoo advertisement.