Virat, who’s gearing up for the primary Check in opposition to Australia in Nagpur, wrote: “Nothing beats the sad feeling of losing your new phone without even unboxing it ?? Has anyone seen it?”
Nothing beats the unhappy feeling of dropping your new cellphone with out even unboxing it ☹️ Has anybody seen it?
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) 1675746258000
Quickly after, as anticipated there was a deluge of reply posts from his followers and social media customers. Some actually felt that this was a part of a product promotion.
@imVkohli That is ‘Viraat’ Ache, I pray to God that you just get one other cellphone quickly… ☺️ There’s another factor that… https://t.co/K0PYqE5tYJ
— सुमित पांडेय | Sumit Pandey (@journo_sumit) 1675755313000
@imVkohli 100 in BGt 🔥🎉
— Mehran मेहरान 🇮🇳 (@mehranzaidi) 1675746286000
— Zeeshan Qayyum (@XeeshanQayyum) 1675746695000
@imVkohli Want a brand new one? https://t.co/wuzG4B7fMU
— Yash Jain (@YashJain88) 1675747190000
@imVkohli @Vivo_India – please ship one other cellphone. Do not let him stress earlier than the take a look at match.
— vips (@vipsbuysdips) 1675752036000
@imVkohli Ye raha Virat bhai. https://t.co/f2tkjekCG0
— Dr. JANGO (@doctor_jango) 1675751574000
@imVkohli Have you ever tried ringing it? 😉
— Lewis O’Donnell (@EDLEOD) 1675750596000
Restaurant aggregator and meals supply firm Zomato additionally weighed in on this and tweeted to say – “feel free to order ice cream from bhabhi’s phone if that will help”.
@imVkohli be happy to order ice cream from bhabhi’s cellphone if that may assist 😇
— zomato (@zomato) 1675747986000
Virat’s tweet goes viral and has crossed over 2 million views
Virat has hit 4 tons since breaking his 1020-day century drought in final 12 months’s T20 Asia Cup and can be wanting to deliver his white-ball type into Checks as nicely.
The opening Check of the four-match sequence in opposition to the Aussies will begin on February 9.
India maintain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy having received the final three sequence between the 2 groups, together with their breakthrough triumphs Down Below in 2018-19 and 2020-2021.