Rumours about a rift between Indian skipper Virat Kohli and limited overs vice captain Rohit Sharma have been in news ever since Team India failed to make it to the finals of the ICC World Cup 2019 in England after losing to New Zealand in the semi-finals. From talks of issues between the senior players to rumours that some senior members of the team not being happy with one cricketer breaking the ‘family clause’, there have been stories making headlines every other day. Rohit’s recent social media activity has only added fuel to the raging fire.
Rohit had earlier unfollowed Kohli from his Instagram page creating a storm on social media. The Indian limited overs vice-captain has now reportedly unfollowed his wife and Bollywood Actress Anushka Sharma as well from the photo-sharing app, further solidifying reports of the increasing tension between the two senior cricketers. Rohit’s action of unfollowing the skipper first and then his wife has left fans divided on social media with some taking Virat and Anushka’s side while others are in Rohit Sharma’s corner.
Anushka Sharma appears to have wedged her foot into the rumoured tiff between her husband and his senior teammate. Anushka took to her offical Instagram handle on Thursday to share a cryptic post which seems to be aimed at Rohit after he unfollowed her on the photo-sharing platform. “A wise man once said Nothing. Only truth can shake hands with silence in a mess of false appearances…” Anushka’s post read. Anushka’s cryptic post has led netizens to believe that she has been hurt by the by the fallout and ‘false appearances’ in the team.
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According to some sources, Virat and Rohit have not spoken to each other right after the ICC World Cup 2019 ended. While everyone is wondering what’s wrong between the two leading team members, no one appears to be exactly clear on what has happened between them. Anushka’s cryptic note after Rohit Sharma unfollowed her only intensifies the mystery as to what went wrong between the former friends. Fans however would be hoping and praying that it does not cause any trouble in the team and that all ends well between two world class players.