A lot was anticipated about the wedding of Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma to Indian skipper Virat Kohli. And the two took everyone by surprise as they got hitched in a hush-hush ceremony in the Italian city of Tuscany in the presence of only close friends and family members.
They announced their wedding on social media with a dreamy photograph and a dreamier caption. “The two posted identical messages along with photographs from their wedding ceremony. “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 & well-wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey,” read the identical caption.
The two released an official statement to announce the news of their wedding and to share their future plans. The statement read as follows.
The couple will be hosting a reception in New Delhi for their relatives on December 21 which will be followed by a reception for industry friends and cricketers in Mumbai on December 26.
The newlyweds will then travel to South Africa, where Virat will start prepping for the upcoming series. Anushka will spend the New Year’s Eve with him and return in the first week of January to begin the next schedule of Anand L Rai’s new film with Shah Rukh Khan in Mumbai.
She will also start prepping for Sui Dhaaga as the shooting for the same starts in February 2018 with Varun Dhawan. Anushka will also be busy with the marketing and promotions of Pari which is releasing on 9th February.
Virat, on the other hand, will be playing the series in South Africa for 2 months which includes three Tests, six One Day Internationals (ODIs) and three Twenty20 International (T20I) matches.
Post their wedding the newlywed couple will be shifting to their new residence in Worli, Mumbai in December once they return from Delhi.”