Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has praised his wife Anushka Sharma, saying that whenever it comes to performing well in the game, this Bollywood actress has always proved to be a strong pillar for her.
Virat said this in the podcast ‘Not Just Cricket’ with former England player Mark Nicholas. Virat is currently busy in the home Test series against England. The 4-match series between the two teams is at 1-1. The third Test of the series will be played at Motera Cricket Stadium, Ahmedabad from 24 February. This test will be played with pink ball.
In this conversation with Mark Nichols, Virat explained how Anushka makes him mentally strong. In this podcast, Kohli said that because she herself is at the stage where she has to face negativity, she understands my position.
Kohli said, ‘If it comes to mental attitude, I talk to my wife many times. She has been like a strong pillar for me in this case because she herself is at the stage where she has to face negativity, so she understands my position and mine. ‘
England tour was disappointing for Virat
The 2014 England tour was a disappointment for Kohli. He scored in 10 innings of five Tests at an average of 13.50. His scores were 1, 8, 25, 0, 39, 28, 0,7, 6 and 20 runs. After this he made a brilliant comeback in the Australia round by scoring 692 runs.
Virat Kohli was suffering from depression after tour of England in 2014
Kohli accepted the matter of depression
Virat admitted that he had gone through a difficult period of his career during the tour of England in 2014. When asked if Kohli had ever been in depression, he said, “Yes, it happened to me.” It was not good thinking that you are not able to score runs and I think all the batsmen feel at some stage that you have absolutely no control over anything.