Celebrities couldn’t stop congratulating Virat Kohli for making history by scoring his 50th century, breaking the world record set by cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.Recently,Malaika Arora, Arjun Kapoor, SS Rajamouli, and more took to their social media accounts to celebrate this win.
Wife Anushka Sharma was in the stands cheering for Virat. Flying kisses were exchanged, and as Virat marked his 50th ODI century, Anushka was visibly emotional. In a touching gesture, Virat also bowed down to his ‘hero,’ Sachin Tendulkar.
Social media was flooded with congratulations for King Kohli. Celebrities such as Arjun Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar, Anupam Kher, Malaika Arora, Athiya Shetty, Shehnaaz Gill, and SS Rajamouli expressed their joy and admiration for Virat’s achievement.
Check out these stars’ social media posts here:
Farhan Akhtar praised Virat’s discipline, commitment, acumen, and fitness, anticipating more greatness in the future. Arjun Kapoor hailed Virat as a legend, while Sonam Kapoor shared a quote reflecting on the transition from cheering for Sachin to cheering for Virat, symbolizing the journey of growing up alongside these cricket icons.
Rohit Sharma, the captain of the Indian team, won the toss and chose to bat in the semi-final. Virat Kohli, who was dismissed for 117 off 113 balls, has now surpassed Sachin Tendulkar’s record for the most runs in a single World Cup. Kohli achieved this feat by surpassing Tendulkar’s 673 runs from the 2003 World Cup. The 35-year-old Kohli also secured his century by scoring a two off fast bowler Lockie Ferguson. He played 106 deliveries, striking eight fours and a six, surpassing the record of 49 ODI centuries that he had jointly held with Sachin Tendulkar.
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