Virat Kohli has revealed that his wife Anushka Sharma has given birth to their second child, revealing that he missed the ongoing Test series against England for personal reasons. Kohli referenced in an Instagram post that their child, whom the pair have named Akaay, was brought into the world on February 15.

Kohli, who had been in Hyderabad in front of the primary Trial of the continuous series against Britain, left to accompany his family and in the long run communicated his inaccessibility for the whole series. At first, he had made himself inaccessible just for the initial two games. A little over a week ago, India, who currently hold a 2-1 lead in the five-match series, announced their team for the final three Tests.

At the point when Kohli and Anushka were expected to have their most memorable youngster, he had pulled out of the last three of the four Tests on the visit through Australia in 2020-21. Ajinkya Rahane had taken over for India’s captain at the time, Virat Kohli, for the remaining three Tests.

Kohli’s last played for India in mid-January when he was carried once again into the T20 overlay for a series against Afghanistan remembering the World Cup that is coming up on June 1.

India additionally reported, on Tuesday, that they were resting Jasprit Bumrah for the fourth Test against Britain and that KL Rahul, who had at first stepped in for Kohli at the No. 4 spot, who has not yet returned to full fitness.