Not Anushka Sharma, but Virat Kohli wanted this Bollywood actress to play cricket

Updated: Dec 19, 2017, 10:50 IST | Team mid day

Even as Virushka fever refuses to die down, some of our social media mavens decided to do some serious digging up from the past

Even as Virushka fever refuses to die down, some of our social media mavens decided to do some serious digging up from the past, and posted a rather hilarious video where a younger, chubby-faced Virat Kohli is being interviewed by Anusha Dandekar at what seems to be a rocking party.

A dated photo of a Virat Kohli
A dated photo of a Virat Kohli

It was from a time when he was known for his flashy hitting and flashier lifestyle. She threw him question after another, including one about his shortest date. Pat came Kohli's reply, "Five minutes." When a stunned Dandekar asked him the reason for staging such a hurried walkout, he replied, matter-of-factly, "She was ugly."

Genelia D'Souza
Genelia D'Souza

Ouch. Moments later, another question came by that had an amusing reply. She prodded him to reveal the name of a Bollywood actress who he would love to see playing cricket. "Genelia [he pronounced her name 'Zenelia'!]…because she is cute." We wonder what Anushka would have to say if she heard of his choice.

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