How players reacted on twitter after Virat Kohli became father


Wishes and blessings are in he air. Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have been blessed with a baby girl on January 11, 2021. The new parents have been receiving blessings all over social media. Virat Kohli made this big announcement and posted on Twitter. His post mentioned that “We are thrilled to share with you that we have been blessed with a baby girl this afternoon. He continued by saying “We thank you all for your love, prayers and good wishes.”

Along with this, he also confirmed in his post that Anushka and the baby are both healthy. Virat concluded the post by saying “we are feeling beyond blessed to start this new chapter of our lives. We hope you can respect our privacy at this time.”

Soon after this confirmed news from Virat, friends, family, fans and well wishers from all over the world showered their blessings and wishes for the baby girl and the newly parents. The blessings not only came from the current and former cricket players, but also the list included Bollywood celebrities, politicians, influencers etc.


Virat Kohli took paternity leave to be with Anushka and witness the birth of his baby. He returned to India from Australia after the Adelaide Test which was the first match of the four-match series. Since then, the pictures of Virat and Anushka preparing for the baby were going viral on social media. The breaking news of the couple expecting in August already created a sensation and Twitter was filled with blessings.

As soon as this news was announced, Virat accompanied with Anushka went on to play IPL in UAE leading Royal Challengers Bangalore for the first time in four years. More pictures of the couple posing and Anushka flaunting the baby bump got spread on the social media. We could also see multiple posts made on these news. After returning on paternity leave, the excitement could be seen increasing in the couple via twitter responses.

Along with the blessings and wishes, meme-makers were no less. Many viral funny and trolling memes on the news of the couple expecting their first child were flooded on social media. The memes included guessing fans’ reactions, troll and media. The most awaited moment was finally confirmed by Virat on January 11 and once again the social media was packed with blessings and wishes from everyone near and far.