Former South African captain amid team selection for test series against England AB de Villiers Has made a big bang. Virat Kohli And he has rejected the news of Anushka Sharma becoming a parent again. Earlier, he had claimed that the star batsman and his wife Anushka are expecting their second child. Let us tell you that Kohli was a part of the team for the first two tests. He withdrew his name citing personal reasons and till now the status on his withdrawal is not clear.
AB de Villiers is Virat’s friend
On his YouTube Live, AB de Villiers was asked whether he had spoken to Virat Kohli and whether he was okay or not. He replied, ‘I just know that he is fine. He is spending some time with his family, which is why he is not playing the first two Test matches. I’m not going to confirm anything else. I can’t wait to see him back. He is fine, he is happy.
Claim was made in the video
De Villiers had said in the same video that he had spoken to Virat and he was spending time with his family. Their second child is about to arrive. This is family time and things are important to them. I think most people’s priority is family. You cannot judge Virat for this. Yes, we miss him, but he has taken the right decision.
AB de Villiers retracted his statement
However, De Villiers has now claimed that he has made a mistake. He said that the news of Virat and Anushka expecting a second child is not true. He said, ‘Family comes first and then cricket. I made a big mistake on my YouTube channel. That information was wrong and not true at all. I think whatever is best for Virat’s family comes first. No one knows what is happening there. I wish him good health. Whatever the reason for his break, I hope he comes back stronger, better and fresher.
Third test will start from 15th February
India has not yet announced its team for the third Test starting from February 15 in Rajkot. There have been reports that Kohli may miss the third and fourth tests. Here, KL Rahul and Ravindra Jadeja have not fully recovered from their injuries, but both are expected to return in the third Test. Due to these reasons the team selection is getting delayed.