Virat Kohli has been in sensational form in the ongoing ODI World Cup 2023. He is the second-highest run scorer for the Men in Blue in the marquee tournament. He is a global icon as he is one of the most popular athletes in the world. The former India skipper has fans worldwide, and he is also famous on social media. He is just one century away from tying with the greatest batter of all time Sachin Tendulkar's 49 ODI century.
The 34-year-old batter has scored 354 runs in the mega event. He is currently the face of not only Indian cricket but also worldwide. He has been a brand for many sports as well. He follows other sports as well and is an ardent fan of legendary football player Cristiano Ronaldo. Kohli has been associated with a lot of sports teams as well.
Currently, an NBA team named Sacramento Kings has been a fan of the former India captain. The star batter has been wished by the owner of the team through a beautiful video. The two-time world champions have been in red-hot form as they have won six out of six matches in the tournament.
Here's the video
NBA team 'Sacramento Kings' owner congratulating team India.— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) October 30, 2023
- He is a fan of King Kohli...!!!pic.twitter.com/Um4ZTGGqFm
You are really messing up with my sleep because I live in Northern California: Sacramento Kings owner
The Kings, owner said, "I own the Sacramento Kings, and I got your own shirt for you. Hey Virat! Congratulations, you guys won again!" He further stated and said that India and Virat were messing up his sleep. He further added, "And you are really messing up with my sleep because I live in Northern California, and I wake up really early every day to watch the boys in blue. And you keep winning and winning, you beat England today. Congrats! And I own the Sacramento Kings and I got your own shirt for you. So, I am hoping to see you soon, maybe when you win it all and you lift the trophy, I'll get to see you."