The pair of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma is the most talked about pairs of India at this moment © Getty Images
The pair of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma is the most talked about pairs of India at this moment © Getty Images

Kolkata: Star batsman and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli was seen savouring the moves as his girlfriend, Bollywood beauty Anushka Sharma, set the floor afire with her performance at the glitzy opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Tuesday. READ: IPL 2015 Opening Ceremony: A night marred by rain and bloopers

TV cameras kept zooming at Kohli as Anushka gyrated to the tunes of her popular movie songs at the Salt Lake Stadium here. Seemingly embarrassed at first, the cricket icon was later seen smiling and watching the actress. The hot and happening couple was on Monday spotted at the Kolkata airport together during their arrival for the IPL opener. READ: IPL 2015 Opening Ceremony: Bollywood, Cricket join hands to inaugurate T20 extravaganza

Meanwhile reflecting the grandeur and exuberance of Indian festivities, the glitzy and technologically stunning opening gala of the eighth IPL saw blockbuster Bollywood match steps with international cricket camaraderie amid a replay of magical moments of the previous editions of the tournament. Blog: IPL 2015 Opening ceremony