Indian cricket superstar Virat Kohli is set to propose to his long-time girlfriend Anushka Sharma much sooner that anyone thinks. The couple has been together for quite some time and according to Live Hindustan, they are set to move to the next level on New Year’s Eve.
They are currently vacationing in Uttarakhand, while staying at the luxurious Hotel Ananda in Narendra Nagar, a few kilometers out of Rishikesh. The media outlet that celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Ambani and his spouse Tina Ambani, and some other cricket players are expected to join the couple at the hotel for the New Year’s Eve party, and that only strengthens the engagement rumor mill. Family members of the couple are also expected.
These rumors about their expected engagement are around for quite some time. Even though, after Kohli’s poor performance at the Cricket World Cup 2015, they took a break, they mended fences this year and are looking quite strong and happy together. They have been seen at each other’s side many times this year, either for an airport ride, or joining her to the film set, or beings two happy guests at Yuvraj Singh’s wedding, which only helped speculation about their upcoming event in the near future.
Born and raised in Delhi, Kohli represented the city’s cricket team at various age-group levels before making his first-class debut in 2006. He captained India Under-19s to victory at the 2008 Under-19 World Cup in Malaysia, and a few months later, made his ODI debut for India against Sri Lanka at the age of 19. Initially having played as a reserve batsman in the Indian team, he soon established himself as a regular in the ODI middle-order and was part of the squad that won the 2011 World Cup