Indian Captain Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri with rest of Indian cricket team members celebrated 71st Indian Independence day in Kandy, Sri Lanka. Indian Team is on a Sri lanka tour for three test matches , five one day and a twenty twenty match from July to September 2017. Recently Kohli brigade clean sweeps the 3 test match series.
A small flag hosting ceremony was held in the hotel lawn, where the Indian team was staying. The entire Indian squad and the support staff took part in the ceremony, Kohli and Shastri, wearing white national team jerseys and track pants, led the celebrations. Kohli hoisted the National Flag i.e Tiranga or tricolour.
India will play five ODIs and one T20 next in the island nation before returning for a long run at home during which they will host Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka. The men in blue will then embark on a tour of South Africa. Virat Kohli also tweets and wishes the nation very happy Independence day. “Wishing everyone a very Happy Independence Day. It’s more special for me since it’s my Father’s B’day also.”
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 15, 2017