Virat Kohli's girlfriend, Bollywood star Anushka Sharma (above) was once again targeted on Twitter © Getty Images
Virat Kohli’s girlfriend, Bollywood star Anushka Sharma (above) was once again targeted on Twitter © Getty Images

As Indian team registered a historic win over Sri Lanka on Tuesday after 22 years in Sri Lanka, it also turned out to be the first-ever Test series win under newly appointed skipper, Virat Kohli. The Indian team was showered with wished ranging from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar. However, the most intersting part came when Kohli’s girlfriend, Bollywood star Anushka Sharma was once again targeted on Twitter, this time on a good note unlike the one following the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 semi-final loss to Australia. Anushka was heavily congratulated following India’s win over Lanka, reprots Huffington PostVIDEO: India vs Sri Lanka 2015, 3rd Test at Colombo (SSC), best catches

The social media had blasted Anushka’s presence in the World Cup semi-final following Kohli’s dismissal for a single in the semi-final, to which Kohli had replied, “At a human level, I would say I was hurt and the people who said those things and the way they said should be ashamed of themselves.” Below are few of the tweets of Anushka being praised:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

India beat Sri Lanka by 117 runs in the third and final Test at Colombo (SSC) and in the process have clinched the series 2-1. This is India’s first series win in Sri Lanka in 22 years. The last time they achieved this feat was in 1993 under the leadership of Mohammad AzharuddinIndia win series in Sri Lanka after 22 years: VIDEO of winning momemts