The crowd at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad, where the first Test between India and England is taking place, was noticeably missing for Indian batting sensation Virat Kohli, as chants of ‘Kohli Kohli’ echoed through the stands.
Virat Kohli, the stalwart of Indian batting, pulled out of the first two test matches against England citing personal reasons. He told the Indian captain Rohit Sharma, and the BCCI to urge fans to refrain from speculating on the details.
Meanwhile, in a video shared by The Bharat Army, the official fan army of Team India, the fervent desire for Virat Kohli among the Hyderabad crowd is evident. The video has quickly gone viral on various social media platforms.
Watch Video: Hyderabad Crowd Erupts in ‘Kohli Kohli’ Cheers During IND vs ENG 1st Test
Virat Kohli is slated to rejoin the team for the third test in Raipur.