Idian batting star Virat Kohli on Monday lashed out at social media trolls for targetting Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma, saying that those who blame her for anything negative in his cricket career should be ashamed of themselves, reports timesofindia.
He wrote a longer message on his Instagram account “Shame on those people who have been having a go at anushka for the longest time and connecting every negative thing to her. Shame on those people calling themselves educated,” Kohli wrote.
After Virat Kohli’s fantastic match winning performance in Mohali on Sunday night, who single-handedly powered India into the World Twenty20 semifinal with a hurricane 82-run knock against Australia, took to Twitter to say that Anushka has always given him positivity.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 28, 2016
“Shame on blaming and making fun of her when she has no control over what i do with my sport. If anything she has only motivated and given me more positivity. This was long time coming. Shame on these people that hide and take a dig. And i dont need any respect for this post. Have some compassion and respect her. Think of how your sister or girlfriend or wife would feel if someone trolled them and very conveniently rubbished them in public,” he added…
Australia captain Steve Smith won the toss and has elected to bat first, after winning the toss took a flying start against fierce rivals India, crossing 50-run mark in just four overs.in the World T20 championship match in Mohali.