Virat Kohli’s fanbase knows no bounds. Kohli’s fan, named Chirag Khilare sported a unique hairstyle in the first One Day International against Australia on Tuesday. The fan who was wearing an orange T-shirt had styled his hair as Virat Kohli’s face. Chirag Khilare said he is a big fan of Virat Kohli and he would like to touch his feet when he meets him for the first time.
Kohli’s fan was present at the Wankhede Stadium and took to his Twitter handle to post the picture of his unique hairstyle. The game has a huge fan following in India and we have seen that the fans have paid huge respect to the big stars by coming up with such gestures.
Kohli has a huge fanbase.
“The best @imVkohli From heart to head,” he wrote in the Twitter post.
The best @imVkohli
From heart to head 🇮🇳🥰#viratianchirag @OaktreeSport @buntysajdeh @Cornerstone_CSE @jogeshlulla @BCCI @BCCIdomestic @RCBTweets @rcbfanarmy @ICC @cricketworldcup @imVkohli @vkfofficial @virendersehwag @gauravkapur @jatinsapru @IrfanPathan @RaviShastriOfc pic.twitter.com/ojQqNGWzGL
— Chirag Khilare (@Chirag_Viratian) December 12, 2019
Chirag Khilare also spoke to ANI before the match and said it is his dream to meet Virat Kohli in person.
“For many years now, I have been following Virat in every match in India and have been a fan of him since he became the captain of the Under-19 team,” he said.
He added: “My dream is to meet Kohli and when I will meet him, I will first touch his feet and hug him and capture that moment through a photograph.”
Chirag also revealed that it took the hairdresser six to eight hours to get the hair tattoo done.
Meanwhile, Australia thrashed India in the first ODI by 10 wickets. The visitors dominated the whole match as they ticked the right boxes and gave no chance to the hosts. David Warner and Aaron Finch scored centuries to chase down the target after the Australian bowlers bundled out India for 255 runs.
India and Australia will play the second ODI at Rajkot on 17th January.