Virat and Anushka are surely the most loved and talked about couple since they got married last year. The two keep sharing adorable pics together and their pics are always viral.
Team India led under the leadership of Virat Kohli recently posed for a picture at the Indian High Commission in London amidst the hectic India VS England test series which is ongoing. Joining Kohli for the meet and greet was Anushka Sharma donning a beautiful traditional dress in mint colour.
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 7, 2018
Anushka was the only partner of an Indian cricketer or staff member to make an appearance, which led to many on social media remarking about how unprofessional it was. However, a source close to BCCI told sections of the media that no official protocol was broken as Indian High Commission had invited other team players with their families.
“This is the norm wherever the team travels. The High Commission invites the players with their relatives and it is eventually the decision of the individuals. Even in London, the players were invited along with their partners. There has been no breach of any protocol,” the unnamed source was quoted as saying by sections of the media.
The fact was also confirmed by a source at the Indian High Commission, who told sections of media, “Anushka Sharma came to the reception for the Indian cricket team at the invitation of the High Commissioner and his wife. The reception was hosted by the High Commissioner and his wife and not the High Commission. The group photo was taken as the team were entering the house. Ajinkya Rahane may have stood at the back on his own He wasn’t asked to stand there. The reception was at the High Commissioner’s residence and not at the High Commission.”
As per a new rule passed by the BCCI, wives and girlfriends of Indian cricketers can stay with their partners for any 14 days after the first 14 days of a tour.
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