India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma seemingly convinced Virat Kohli to accept the gesture of guard of honour as the former skipper walked on to the field on Day 2 of his 100th Test in Mohali. Rohit Sharma calls back Virat Kohli?
- Virat Kohli was given a guard of honour by his India teammates
- Rohit seemingly convinced Kohli to accept the gesture
- Kohli is playing his 100th Test, was given a special cap in Mohali
In another show of camaraderie and mutual respect, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli shared a heartwarming moment on Day 2 of the 1st Test between India and Sri Lanka. Kohli was given a guard of honour by his teammates before India began fielding at the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali on Saturday and it seemingly was Rohit who convinced his former captain to accept the gesture from them.
After Rohit requested Kohli to get back and walk onto the field again, the India players gave the star batter the guard of honour for his 100th Test.
Kohli acknowledged the gesture and the round of applause from the Mohali crowd as he walked onto the field to take his position before Sri Lanka began thief first innings.