Virat Kohli scored his first century in IPL 2023. (IPL Photo)
New Delhi: Virat Kohli scored his first century of IPL-2023 on Thursday. This Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman played a brilliant inning against Sunrisers Hyderabad. On the basis of his century, Bangalore defeated Hyderabad and kept their playoff hopes alive. Kohli’s century benefited his team, but Lucknow Super Giants fast bowler Naveen-ul-Haq came under attack on social media. The same Naveen who had a dispute with Kohli.
Kohli scored an inning of 100 runs in 63 balls against Sunrisers with the help of 12 fours and four sixes. He was dismissed on the next ball but by then he had done his job. After this Naveen started getting trolled on social media. The reason for this was the dispute between Kohli and him and some posts made by Naveen.
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swiggy has fun
Naveen had posted a story on his Instagram in the match played between Bangalore and Mumbai Indians. In this story, Naveen had posted a picture of a mango and behind this photo was a TV with visuals of Kohli’s dismissal. Naveen wrote Sweet Mango on this story. Now the food delivery app Swiggy has taken a dig at this and has posted an apology to the mangoes and has written that chiku is now the new king.
Sorry mango.. cheeku is the real king 👑
— Swiggy Instamart (@SwiggyInstamart) May 18, 2023
Mango is called the king of fruits. Regarding this, Swiggy has written that chiku is the king now. It is important to mention here that Kohli has a nickname Cheeku. Apart from this, many memes are going viral on social media about Naveen, in which he is being trolled in many ways on the pretext of Kohli’s century.
Bahar niklo naveen ul haq, Aam khalo. #SRHvsRCB pic.twitter.com/cwFTjpGj8r
Prayag (@theprayagtiwari) May 18, 2023
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Kohli-Kohli slogans were raised in front of Naveen
However, this is not the first time that Naveen has been trolled in the name of Kohli. During the match in Lucknow, when Naveen was fielding, the spectators were shouting Kohli-Kohli slogans behind him. When there was a dispute between Kohli and Naveen, Lucknow’s mentor Gautam Gambhir also jumped into the dispute. In the match played between Lucknow and Hyderabad in Lucknow itself, the audience raised slogans of Kohli-Kohli in front of Gambhir.
Lucknow crowd chanting ‘Kohli, Kohli’ in front of Naveen Ul Haq.#viratkohli pic.twitter.com/1UikMTGLjZ
— ಲ್ಲಾಕ್ಷಝಾ_ಝೇಳೆರಿ🥂 (@Imlakshay_18) May 17, 2023