Anushka Sharma keeps me motivated, says Virat Kohli after RCB's 1st win in IPL 2019
Virat, who got married to Anushka Sharma in December 2017, said that Anushka Sharma helped him to change his outlook and maintain balance in life.
We know that RCB got the disastrous start in the IPL 2019 losing 5 matches back to back. However, Kohli and Devillers special innings awarded them with the first win against KXIP, got their first points in the points table.
After winning the match Kohli and Devillers got candid and shared their views. Kohli said "I think over the last year or so, the best thing to have happened to me is my marriage. It's changed my whole world. I have the most beautiful wife, the most beautiful person,"
"That has been the most strong factor in my life to change the way I was. Before, I was too intense in life. She [Anushka Sharma] always keeps me motivated, positive and spend quality time with each other and get away from the game.
"I couldn't have been luckier to have someone like that who understands my positions being in that situation herself. I look forward to spending time with her and that's how I switch off."
"Tonight is special. We know what we have been through in the first six games. We kept discussing how we are going to get the team across the line," Kohli added.
Coming to the match details KXIP manged to score 173 with Gayle scoring 99 not out. In reply, Kohli and Devilliers added half-centuries to their first win.