The internet is going crazy over a video of a Pakistani fangirl supporting Indian batting sensation Virat Kohli. The video has gone viral on social media. Reason? In the rain-shortened Asia Cup 2023 match between India and Pakistan in Sri Lanka, she opted for former India captain Virat Kohli over Pakistani captain Babar Azam.
The girl stated in the video, “Loving your neighbours is not a bad thing, is it? Padosiyon se pyaar karna koi buri baat toh nahi hai na.”She was then given the option of choosing between Virat and Pakistani captain Babar Azam. Obviously, she chose Virat Kohli. The people behind her booed and yelled “very bad” when they heard this.
The girl claimed that she had come to see Virat Kohli play and anticipated that he would hit a century as well as having the Indian and Pakistani flags painted on both cheeks. She continued by saying that she was equally in favour of Pakistan and India.
The video has had over 8.7 lakh views since it was posted on September 3, and the figures are rising swiftly. Many people commented on the video and shared their ideas there.
Speaking of the India vs. Pakistan Asia Cup 2023 encounter, Hardik Pandya (87) and Ishan Kishan (82)’s century stand (138-run partnership) enabled India post a decent 266-run total after Shaheen Afridi’s ferocious spell (4 wickets) triggered a painful collapse in India’s top-order.
On the solidarity between India and Pakistan players, Gautam Gambhir advises: “Leave friendship outside boundary ropes.”
Gautam Gambhir, a former India opener, advised the players to maintain their composure and avoid friendships near the boundary ropes.
“You must leave your friendship outside the boundary ropes when you play for your country’s team on the pitch. Keeping a poker face is essential.