Virat Kohli’s Viral ‘Crossbar Challenge’ Video On Twitter
By Sarita Dey
on Wed May 26 2021
Indian cricketer Virat Kohli, who is arguably the best batsman in the world. Recently pulled off an amazing football trick while trying to attempt a goal from outside the box. Kohli, who is currently quarantining with the Indian Test squad in Mumbai, shared a video on social media. He could be seen kicking a football from outside the box, which accidentally hits the crossbar of the goal post. Kohli shared the video with a caption, “Accidental crossbar challenge”.
India football team captain Sunil Chhetri posted a hilarious response to India cricket team skipper Virat Kohli’s ‘accidental crossbar challenge’ video.
Kohli and Chhetri’s straight from the heart Instagram live in May last year. Both were the perfect advert of the relationship between the two. The closeness once again came to the fore. Chhetri posted a hilarious comment on Kohli’s ‘accidental crossbar challenge’ video on Twitter.
The Indian football team skipper is also the highest goal-scorer in the country in international football, asked whether he should send the invoice of all his coaching sessions at once or Kohli would prefer to pay him in installments after seeing the Indian cricket team captain hit the crossbar from outside the box in a training session.
“Saare coaching sessions ka ek hi invoice bheju, ya aasan kishton mein chukaoge, champ? (Should I send a collective invoice for all the coaching sessions or do you want to pay me in easy installments, champ?),” tweeted Chhetri while quoting Kohli’s video.
Yeah right skip. Aap Mauj lelo poori 😂
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) May 26, 2021
Kohli’s love for football is no secret to anyone. The highest run-scorer among active cricketers in the world. He is also the co-owner of the India Super League (ISL) franchise FC Goa. Kohli is also known for preferring a game of football before an international cricket match just to get warmed up properly.
The video was an instant hit on social media. Fans shared and commented on it. At the time of writing the story. The video of Kohli hitting the crossbar had close to 8 thousand retweets and over 1 lakh likes.
Kohli will soon be in action in the World Test Championship (WTC) final as India take on New Zealand in the summit clash. Scheduled to be played in Southampton beginning on June 18.