Twitter has officially announced Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli‘s tweet in support of Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma as the most retweeted tweet or the ‘Golden Tweet’ of 2016.
In March this year, Virat tweeted his disapproval when fans trolled his alleged girlfriend, Anushka for his poor performance in the T20 Internationals.
Here’s what Virat Kohli tweeted:
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 28, 2016
The above tweet was retweeted over 39,000 times and liked by 1,07,117 users. Reportedly, Maya Hari, Managing Director, Twitter, Southeast Asia and India, said that Virat’s tweet was the ultimate winner because he stood out as a great role model for standing up for a woman and also for her safety and defence on the social platform.