MUMBAI: Virat Kholi and Anushka Sharma made a Sri Lankan fans dreams come true, when they invited Gayan Senanayake to attend their wedding reception in Mumbai this week.
Gayan has become a regular feature at most Sri Lanka matches and cheers his team irrespective of the situation.
Kohli and Anushka Sharma got married on December 11 at a private wedding ceremony, attended by close friends and family members in Italy. This Mumbai reception was their second as the first one took place in New Delhi.
Gayan did not miss a chance of taking selfies with Indian players, who were also present at the function.
Gayan was pleased with the invitation and spoke of how close Kohli and he were saying, “He (Kohli) is my good friend. I first met him during the 2007 U-19 World Cup.”
Gayan told India Today, “He has kept in touch every time. He always gives a call. I like him as a player.”