Web Desk) – Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli caught up with his fellow Indian World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) star The Great Khali after his team’s comprehensive victory in the second test match against Sri Lanka.
Kohli tweeted pictures of the meeting late on Sunday evening which showed the two celebrities seated and standing side by side. Post India’s win, on ‘Friendship Day’, the Indian captain caught up with the WWE wrestler, who has been described by the Hindustan Times as the first Indian to have made it big in one of the leading global sports entertainment events.
The Great Khali, aka Dalip Singh Rana, stands at 7 feet 1 inches and weighs 157 kilograms. A comical expression is worn by Kohli in one of the two pictures in which the Indian captain is seen shaking hands standing beside the giant frame of Khali.
India thrashed the struggling Sri Lankan team once again in the ongoing three-Test series, winning the second Test by an innings and 53 runs. “We said this morning that even if we don’t get wickets early on, we are going to enjoy the tough times because they really improve you as a side and you need those tough times to improve as cricketers,” Kohli was reported as saying after their victory by HT.
“We were very happy that we went through that difficult phase as well, for you never want to get complacent as a
It was Great to meet The Great Khali, what a guy! ?? pic.twitter.com/FoUhHMWFcX
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 6, 2017