So, it seems Anushka Sharma will not be able to be with Team India for the first 20 days of the World Cup. A BCCI official source recently revealed that the players will not be allowed to take their girlfriends or wives during the early phase of the Cup. It also seems that the wives and girlfriends will not be able to travel with the team on the team bus. Earlier, the rule was that WAG’s can jin the players and travel in the team bus after 15 days of an overseas tour, but keeping in mind this is the big one, the World Cup, BCCI seems to be in no mood to allow any distractions. Also Read - IPL 2020: RCB Skipper Virat Kohli Reveals His Cricket Superstition While in Conversation With Pep Guardiola
“The top team management has discussed this 15-day provision and is on the same page on this arrangement,” a BCCI official confirmed according to a media reports. Also Read - Not Far From Achieving my Dream of Becoming MMA World Champion: Ritu Phogat
The WAG’s will have to take private vehicles for their ride to the venues and back. Also Read - India vs Australia 2020: Virat Kohli And Co. Allowed to Train in Quarantine by NSW Government
Speaking with teammate AB De Villiers for IPLt20.com, Kohli recently said, “That (marriage) has been the most strong factor in my life to change the way I was. Before, I was too intense in life. She (Anushka Sharma) always keeps me motivated, positive and we spend quality time with each other and get away from the game.”
The Indian team will be leaving for England on May 22. The World Cup starts on May 30 in England.