As the duo came out in public, and posted their pictures online, wishes poured in from every corner. Virat's teammates wished the couple luck. Some of the Pakistani players too wished the newly-wed couple.
Little master Sachin Tendulkar tweeted: "Congratulations and best wishes to the just married @imVkohli and @AnushkaSharma. You both look wonderful together. #Virushka"
Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan first wrote: "Virat & Anushka .. wishes and blessings on this most auspicious day in your lives .. 🌹🌷🌺happiness and togetherness ever .."
Virat & Anushka .. wishes and blessings on this most auspicious day in your lives .. 🌹🌷🌺happiness and togetherness ever .. https://t.co/0VEpck9yWq— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 11, 2017
And then wrote: "Anushka & Virat .. love and wishes for this auspicious day .. togetherness always !!🌺🌷🌹"
Anushka & Virat .. love and wishes for this auspicious day .. togetherness always !!🌺🌷🌹 https://t.co/q0DJEtlFJn— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 11, 2017
Shah Rukh Khan wrote: "Ab yeh hui na real Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. My love to both @AnushkaSharma & @imVkohli May God bless u with happiness & health"
His teammate Cheteshwar Pujara tweeted,"Best wishes to both of you on your wedding @imVkohli & @AnushkaSharma. Wishing you a life filled with all the blessings and joys of life."
Shahid Afridi wrote, "Congratulations @imVkohli @AnushkaSharma on your wedding. May God Bless you two and give you happiness and a rewarding married life."
Wrestler Geeta Phogat too joined in the trend, and tweeted, "Awww congratulations👏🏻👏🏻...you look soo cute together and wish you both happiness and love ❤️😇 @AnushkaSharma @imVkohli."
"Congrats bro god bless u👍👍👍👍," Mohammad Amir tweeted.
Congrats bro god bless u👍👍👍👍— Mohammad Amir (@iamamirofficial) December 11, 2017
The couple will be hosting a reception in New Delhi for their relatives on 21st December which will be followed by a reception for industry friends and cricketers in Mumbai on 26th December.
The couple will travel to South Africa where Virat will start prepping for the upcoming series and Anushka will spend New Year’s Eve with him and return in the first week of January to begin the next schedule of Anand L Rai’s 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.