Why join Anushka's name with selectors: Kohli in Farokh Engineer's tea claim

virat Kohli on Saturday he said his wife wife Anushka Sharma It's a soft target, breaking its silence about the former player Farokh Engineer The claim that one of the selectors served him tea during the World Cup.

The 81-year-old engineer recently ridiculed the credentials of the five-member selection panel, led by MSK Prasad and comprising Sarandeep Singh , Jatin Paranjpe , Gagan Khoda and Devang Gandhi , stating that he saw one of them serve tea to Sharma during the World Cup in England.

The 31-year-old captain was surprised by the allegations and said dragging her name was not right.

"She came for one World Cup game against Sri Lanka and the family box and the selector box was different, and there was no selector in that box. She came with two friends. As I said, she is known, she's been successful at a very high level so when people take her name, it gets noticed," Kohli told.

You want to mention something about the selectors that do that, but why join your name with that.

"When the lies are spoken so much all around, they start becoming truths. So you need to speak up at some stage and that's exactly what happened recently."

Sharma has often been accused of receiving preferential treatment in India. Cricket fraternidad, pero Kohli descartó todas las acusaciones and dijo que el sistema de valores de su esposa nunca le permitiría hacer nada malo.

"So much has been said about her and so much comes out about her. The value system that she has and her beliefs and the nature she has, it won't allow her to go against rules and protocols.

So I don't know why people wanted to sensationalize stories by taking their name because it's a soft target. We have both been ignoring it for a while, Kohli said.