Yuvraj Singh said that Virat Kohli deserves much more respect from the Indian fans © Getty Images
Yuvraj Singh said that Virat Kohli deserves much more respect from the Indian fans © Getty Images

ICC World Cup 2011 Player of the Tournament Yuvraj Singh extended his support to Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma and requested the fans to respect their private lives. India vs Australia Semi-Final: Indian innings highlights

Yuvraj went on to state that Kohli, who scored four Test hundreds and one hundred in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 against Pakistan, deserved much more respect and support from Indian fans. He also added that in future Kohli will surely shine for India again with the willow. READ: Anushka Sharma, you are to be blamed for India’s loss against Australia in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Earlier, Kohli and Anushka faced the wrath and mockery after the batsman’s dismal show in the semi-final against Australia. The actress was trolled and abused on social media. The batsman returned to India with Anushka at his side hand-in-hand. However, Kohli and Anushka found support from many section of the society. Especially after a news channel tried to bring on unwanted grunt from the public. READ: Does the Indian cricket team deserve a better class of fans?