Mumbai: Virat Kohli’s star just keeps on rising and the Indian captain now finds himself in the company of Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt after signing a Rs.100 core deal with sportswear giant Puma.
The world’s fastest man was quick to congratulate Kohli and the Delhi lad replied saying that he wished he was as fast as the “Lightning Bolt”.
Usain Bolt’s has been untouchable on the track for nearly a decade now and Kohli is getting closer to reaching such heights after he recently became the first batsman to score four double centuries in four consecutive Test series.
However, the Jamaican was not the only one congratulating Kohli with Chelsea and Spain midfielder Cesc Fabregas also taking to Twitter to send across his message.
The former Arsenal and Barcelona player had a gift for Kohli – a pair of signed to which Kohli replied (in Spanish) – “Wait for your surprise!”