After leaving fans curious amid a stream of rumours, Bollywood star Anushka Sharma and ace cricketer Virat Kohli finally got married.
The couple has made the announcement in Twitter posts from their respective accounts, thanking fans and well-wishers for their love and support.
The two tied the knot at a private ceremony in Milan, Itlay, reported Indian media which quoted an insider as saying that the ceremony took place Monday morning, where close friends and family of the couple were present.
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. pic.twitter.com/Scobdiqk7l
— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) December 11, 2017
A few days back, Anushka along with her family, was spotted at Mumbai airport, after which the speculations of her marriage with Kohli started making rounds.
Around the same time, it was reported that Anushka’s father had started inviting their neighbours to the wedding to bless his daughter, though an official announcement was not made until then.
Kohli is one of the world’s highest-paid athletes and a huge star in cricket-crazy India, and Anushka is one of the top actresses in the multi-billion-dollar Indian film industry.
With reports of the marriage, Kohli and Ansukha’s is the latest in a list of Bollywood-cricket weddings. From former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi and actress Sharmila Tagore to the recent Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge union, India has a long history of marriages between cricket players and movie stars. –Web Desk