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Indian batting icon Virat Kohli is undoubtedly one of the greatest names to have played for the country. The kind of fanbase and popularity that Kohli has earned in the last few years is unbelievable and with each passing day, the number just keeps increasing. There have been times when even some of the most influential people have felt star-struck by the batting extraordinaire. Another example of Kohli’s influence was on display during team India’s felicitation ceremony post-T20 World Cup 2024 victory in Mumbai.  Check the top betting trends on the  best betting apps in India  and sites.

During the celebrations at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, when the team walked onto the stage to collect the cheque presented by the BCCI officials, a moment involving board secretary Jay Shah went viral. When Shah was shaking hands with all players one after another, he got so lost in the moment after shaking hands with Kohli, that he briefly forgot to shake hands of the other players. Not only this, but Shah also kept looking at the 35-year-old in awe for a while. The moment became viral in no time and has been doing rounds on social media since then. 

Jay Shah looks at Virat Kohli in awe; sparks meme fest on X

The brief moment involving Shah and Kohli went viral on social media in no time, and sparked a meme fest on X. Here’s how fans reacted: 

Notably, BCCI presented an INR 125 crore cheque to the T20 World Cup 2024 winners.