12/12/2017 1:09:50 PM
|written By : Team India Se|
Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma got married at a private ceremony in Italy on December 11 after weeks of speculation that they were getting hitched.
The Hindu ceremony was attended by close family and a few friends. The wedding took place at a resort in Tuscany.
Kohli and Sharma, both 29, posted different photos of themselves smiling together and dressed in colourful wedding attire on their Twitter feeds. The pastel pink outfits were created by acclaimed celebrated fashion designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee.
Kohli and Sharma both wrote on their Twitter feeds: “Today we have promised each other to be bound in love for ever. We are truly blessed to share the news with you.This beautiful day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey.”
The newly-weds will host a reception in Delhi for relatives on 21 December, followed by a celebration in Mumbai on 26 December to be attended by Bollywood stars and cricketers, they said.
Many celebrities sent their best wishes to the couple.
After the celebrations in India, the couple will travel to South Africa where Mr Kohli will prepare for India's forthcoming tour there which is taking place early next year.
In the new year, Sharma will return to Bombay, where the couple will live, to resume her acting commitments.