Birthday wishes came pouring in for the Indian captain Virat Kohli as he turned 30 on Monday (November 5).
World Cup-winning skipper MS Dhoni led the tributes as he wished Kohli “a very, very happy birthday”. The 37-year-old, in a video posted by the BCCI on their official website, revealed the birthday boy is a huge fan of ‘PUBG’, the popular multiplayer first-person shooting game.
“Hi Virat, I wish you a very, very happy birthday. I know you’re a big PUBG fan. I found this photo of your’s on your phone. Why don’t you come and teach Manish Pandey how to play a first-person shooting game,” Dhoni said.
Also, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Dinesh Karthik, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah and other India players can be seen wishing Kohli with special messages.
Shastri to Kohli: ‘Happy 25th’
Head coach Ravi Shastri along with Team India support staff wished Kohli a “happy 25th” birthday while insisting that he believes the skipper is only 25.
“Hey Virat, on behalf of the entire support team, a very happy birthday. Happy 25th, that’s what we believe you’re. Have a blast, we will have one in your name,” Shastri said.
Here’s the video: