Newlyweds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma hosted their second wedding reception for friends from the sports fraternity and Bollywood in Mumbai's St. Regis Hotel, Lower Parel on December 26.
While former cricketing stars like Virender Sehwag, Anil Kumble and Sunil Gavaskar attended the reception; Sunil Chhetri, a big name in Indian football was also seen gracing the occasion with his wife.
Sunil Chhetri and Virat Kohli both lead Bangalore teams in the Indian Premier League and the Indian Super League, and both hail from New Delhi.
In 2017, both also got married within days of each other. Chettri, 33, wedded his long-time girlfriend Sonam Bhattacharya, daughter of Mohun Bagan legend Subrata Bhattacharya, on December 4.
Kolhi, 29, got married with Anushka Sharma in Tuscany, Italy a week later. Their celebrations too spread across three cities and ended with a reception in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Kohli couldn’t make it to the Indian football captain’s reception in Bangalore and is learned to have sent his best wishes to the couple. However, Chhetri and his wife managed to make it to Kohli’s party in Mumbai.
Chettri posted a picture of the newlyweds on Twitter saying: “There are two captains in this picture. The other two play cricket and football to earn a living...”
There are two captains in this picture. The other two play cricket and football to earn a living ???? Luck and love for what I’m sure will be a fantastic journey. pic.twitter.com/GUZ7eS9KRi— Sunil Chhetri (@chetrisunil11) December 27, 2017