We all know about the ‘Dilliwala’ character of India skipper Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan. The duo never shy away from sharing their dancing skills no matter where they are and what are the conditions. On their last tour to South Africa, Kohli and Dhawan were seen dancing on some street music in Cape Town. While the music was in no way close to the Punjabi beat, they duo did revert to Bhangra. Also Read - Conor McGregor Beats Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo to Become Forbes' Highest-Paid Athlete For First Time
On Friday, fans in England got the chance to see the dancing skills of the batsmen, that too on the cricket field. Kohli and Dhawan put on their dancing shoes after they received a traditional welcome while entering the County Cricket Ground in Chelmsford during the three-day tour game against Essex which later on ended abruptly in a draw because of heavy downpour. Also Read - Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli Raise Covid-19 Relief Fund Target To Rs 11 Crore, Read On
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Team India batsmen – Dinesh Karthik and Hardik Pandya were also given a traditional Punjabi welcome too as they came out to bat on the second day of the three-day match.
Earlier, the Delhi duo of Kohli and Dhawan were also seen having a gala time on the streets of Cape Town during India’s tour to South Africa early this year.
The much anticipated five-Test series between India and England starts on August 1 in Edgbaston. This is the first time since 2014 that they have embarked on a full tour of the country. India had lost the Test series 1-3 on that occasion. England toured India for a five-Test series in 2016/17 and lost the series 0-4.