SRH vs RCB: WATCH - Virat Kohli Video Calls Anushka Sharma After His Astonishing Century Against Sunrisers Hyderabad
SRH vs RCB: WATCH - Virat Kohli Video Calls Anushka Sharma After His Astonishing Century Against Sunrisers Hyderabad [PC: twitter]

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batter Virat Kohli was the talk of the town after his side’s win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the 65th game of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023. The batter played his best knock this season and guided his side home. 

Virat Kohli slammed his 6th century in the IPL and helped Royal Challengers Bangalore chase the target of 187 runs to keep their hopes alive for the playoffs. He just oozed his class and looked in full flow as he played some blistering strokes that made everyone in the stadium stand and applaud him.

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Virat Kohli scored 100 runs in just 63 balls to go with 12 fours and 4 sixes. He also stitched 172 runs partnership for the opening partnership with skipper Faf du Plessis, who scored 71 runs to help RCB make a mockery of the target.

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While Virat Kohli’s innings were lauded by many, what caught the attention of many was as soon as the match ended he grabbed his phone and spoke to his better half Anushka Sharma through video chat. In a video that has gone viral on the internet, the batter can be seen having a heartfelt moment. 

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Here’s the video: 

Anushka Sharma, however, too was impressed by Virat Kohli’s knock as she lauded her husband by posting a story on her Instagram account. Here’s how she praised him.

SRH vs RCB: “Wanted to make an impact,” Virat Kohli after his century 

Virat Kohli, who won the Player of the Match award, opened up about his innings after the game against Sunrisers Hyderabad. He said that he didn’t score in the last few games and he wanted to make an impact. He revealed that he planned to go after the bowlers right from the ball 1. Speaking at the post-match presentation, he said: 

“Quite special considering the magnitude of the game. Thought SRH got a very good score. Ball was gripping as well. We wanted a good solid start. Didn’t expect to be 172/0. But that’s how well Faf and me have played this season. Faf’s been on a different level. I’ve had a quiet couple of games. The way I was hitting in the nets wasn’t transitioning into the middle in the last 2-3 matches. Wanted to make an impact and my intent was to go after the bowlers from ball 1 – something I’ve done through the season.” 

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Virat Kohli will be next seen in action when Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Gujarat Titans (GT) in their last game of the league stage on Sunday (21st May).

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