The Indian skipper, Virat Kohli, is hailed as one of the greatest cricketers in the modern era of the gentlemen’s game. Virat is happily married to the Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma in a private ceremony in the year 2017. The power couple, who is nicknamed Virushka by ardent fans and supporters, was blessed with daughter Vamika in January earlier this year.
For the unversed, the couple first met each other in 2013 during a commercial shoot. However, not many are aware of the fact that the actress Anushka wasn’t the only actress Virat had dated. As per multiple reports, the batting maestro was in a romantic relationship with Bollywood actress Izabelle Leite.
Yes, you read that right. As per the reports, filed by news agency IANS, Kohli dated Izabelle for two years before the couple decided to break up.
Izabelle is a Brazilian model and has worked in several Bollywood movies including the likes of Talaash – The Answer Lies Within, Sixteen, and Purani Jeans.
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Talking about the Indian skipper, Virat Kohli was last seen playing for his team Royal Challengers Bangalore in the now-suspended IPL 2021. The decision to suspend IPL 2021 mid-way came after several players tested positive for Coronavirus within the bio-bubble.
Recently, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma started a fundraiser in collaboration with crowd-funding platform Ketto for COVID-19 relief after the indefinite suspension of the IPL 2021. The couple had donated Rs 2 crore towards the initiative and the couple successfully managed to raise Rs 11,39,11,820 for COVID-19 relief in India.
Meanwhile, the Indian skipper will be seen leading the Indian cricket team in the much-awaited World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand will be contested at Southampton’s Rose Bowl from June 16.