Mumbai, Dec 12: Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar and tennis star Sania Mirza led the pack of sports stars wishing Virat Kohli and Anushka, as the sports world went crazy after Virushka got married on Monday. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) congratulated the couple and wished them "a very happy married life".
Tendulkar said "Virushka" -- an amalgam of Virat and Anushka's names -- "look wonderful together".
Sania went "awee" on the couple's endearing photographs, and tweeted: "Congratulations you two... You look lovely and so so happy. Wish you all the happiness in the world."
Cricketer Harbhajan Singh tweeted: "Jug jug jeeve eh sohni Jodi... Rab hamesha khush rakhe (May this beautiful couple enjoy a long life. May God keep them happy always)."
Pacer Umesh Yadav, Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara, former BCCI President Anurag Thakur, ex-India Test opener Aakash Chopra, former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi, Indian women's hockey team captain Rani Rampal, wrestler Geeta Phogat were others from the sports world to wish
The wedding was solemnised as per Hindu rituals at 2 p.m. in Italy with the bride and groom looking resplendent in ensembles by celebrated couturier Sabyasachi Mukherjee.
The couple, who have been together for four years, is said to have chosen a luxury heritage resort Borgo Finocchieto, a little over 100 km away from Florence, for their nuptials.
With IANS Inputs