IPL 2023: Virat Kohli shows off new tattoo as soon as he joins RCB camp – see pic
Star India RCB batsman Virat Kohli on Saturday (March 25) joined the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) camp ahead of their tournament opener on April 1. India vs Australia ODI match in which the hosts lost 2–1. Kohli was also recently seen at the Indian Sports Honor Awards ceremony with his wife Anushka Sharma. But now he is ready to unleash the beast within him in the IPL in the hope of helping RCB win their elusive maiden title.
RCB on Saturday posted a picture of Virat in which Kohli can be seen giving a thumbs up. But his new tattoo can also be seen on his right arm.
Take a look at Kohli’s new tattoo below:
In the short break after ODIs, a new form of Kohli has also been seen. He had posted his new haircut on Instagram a few days ago, describing his go-to hairstylist Aalim Hakim as a magician. But it is his tattoo that will be discussed more in the days to come. Kohli already has several tattoos on his body, one of them being that of a samurai.
Big IPL season for Kohli
The last IPL was very bad for Kohli. He scored 341 runs in 16 matches at an average of 22.73 and a strike rate of 115. It included only 2 fifties. Almost all of his innings were poor as he looked far from the best. Later in the 200, Kohli revealed that he was going through a difficult phase where his mental health was also poor and he did not feel like picking up his bat after the Test matches and the ODI series versus England in June and July.
When he returned after a month-long break, Kohli was a completely different animal as he scored his maiden T20I century in the Asia Cup before finishing as the leading run-scorer in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2023. . The 34-year-old cricketer will be hoping to be at his best in IPL 2023.