Crucial victory over MI's birthday gift to Anushka: Kohli
Bengaluru, May 2 (PTI) Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli dedicated his team's much needed victory over Mumbai Indians in their last IPL game to his wife Anushka Sharma, who yesterday celebrated his 30th birthday
RCB beat three-time champions and holders of Mumbai Indians titles for 14 races here last night to stay afloat in the current IPL climbing to fifth in the eight-team competition.
And Kohli said the victory was a birthday present for his wife Anushka, who was present in the stands to root for him and his team.
"We needed that victory, it's a very important victory at such an important stage of the tournament, this was an occasion where we needed those two points, this is the boost we need," Kohli said after the victory.  "We must take this confidence forward, my wife is here and it is her birthday, it was a small gift for her, it was very important to achieve these two points in front of her," he added