Virat Kohli is often seen as the hot-headed captain when he is on the field playing to crush the other team. Behind that angry avatar is a heart of gold and this recent incident again proves the same. This is a story of Virat and Anushka giving up their seats on the plane for this sweet reason. In a flight bound from Adelaide to Perth, Virat was flying along with his wife Anushka. This is where the incident took place.
We are sure you are eager to know what happened and it will certainly warm your heart. Before that, here’s a treat for you. Yes, an adorable video of the couple with an heartwarming caption.
Getting back to the story, Virat and Anushka gave up their business class seats to the India pacers. It seems they bought their own tickets to fly business class while the rest of the team was in coach. How everyone came to know about this gesture? Well, the incident was witnessed by former England captain Michael Vaughan. He tweeted the entire incident and this is what he posted.
Witnessed @imVkohli & his wife give up their Business class seats to allow the Quicks more comfort & space on the trip from Adelaide – Perth !! Danger Australia .. Not only are the quicks more relaxed .. The Skipper is managing his troops with great human touches #AUSvIND
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) December 11, 2018
The couple gave up their seats because the pacers were too tired from their game the previous day.
Soon the netizens were going gaga over this sweet act by Virat and Anushka. This is certainly an instance of a great human touch by a true leader. It shows that he is not only a leader inside but outside the field too. Here’s what they said:
— Jatin Gulati (62) (@imJatinVK) December 11, 2018
The skipper is with great human touch outside the ground only…so Danger Australia ..He is still the same skipper with the intent to show on the ground…Happy Anniversary to the beautiful couple….
— Dhaval Dave (@Dhaval_1911985) December 11, 2018
He shows attitude only on pitches, he is a great human being from inside🙌
— AJay (@SRKsCrusader) December 11, 2018
Oh Captain My Captain
— Sudhir Singh (@abebiharsehuBC) December 11, 2018
This is why we can’t judge Virat only based on his on ground celebrations. Great human being 👌
— Prabhudayal loyal (@loyal_pd) December 11, 2018
That’s exactly how you turn from a captain to a leader #anothermsdhoniinmaking
— Swapnajit Waghmare (@swapnajit_w97) December 11, 2018
Kohli is always a class apart❤️
— RishiVardhan (@RishivardhanK) December 11, 2018
He’s a top human.
— Sayan The VIRATIAN (@KohliWorshiper) December 11, 2018
Virat and Anushka are also celebrating their first wedding anniversary. The duo tied the knot in 2017 in a fairy tale marriage. What is your take on this gesture by Virat and Anushka? Let us know in the comments below.