World Cup 2019 | Anushka Sharma, Ranveer Singh React On Virat Kohli's Heart-touching Post With An Octogenarian Fan, Take A Look

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Octogenarian fan steals limelight, catches Virat Kohli's attention. Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh react

Written By Chetna Kapoor | Mumbai | Updated On:

An octogenarian fan stole the limelight with her sheer enthusiasm during India's World Cup match against Bangladesh here Tuesday, forcing skipper Virat Kohli to personally thank her after the 28-run win which sealed their semi-final berth.

Charulatha Patel, 87, attracted all the cameras as she enthusiastically blew her trumpet, cheering for Kohli and his men from the stands. Not only Kohli, his deputy and player-of-the-match Rohit Sharma also personally thanked the aged lady and showed his gratitude after India's win.

Wearing a tricolour scarf and with a bright yellow vuvuzela and the national flag in hand, Charulatha was spotted celebrating every moment of India's win. Kohli later took to twitter to show his gratitude for Charulatha and other Indian fans.

"Also would like to thank all our fans for all the love & support & especially Charulata Patel ji. She's 87 and probably one of the most passionate & dedicated fans I've ever seen. Age is just a number, passion takes you leaps & bounds. With her blessings, on to the next one," the India skipper tweeted. 

Virat Kohli's wife Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh were the first ones to drop a comment on his post. They sent 'hands folded emoji' with hearts. Take a look -

READ | World Cup 2019: 'Find Out Who She Is & I Promise I Will...,' Says Anand Mahindra For The 87-year-old 'most Passionate' Fan

(With inputs from PTI)

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