What’s in a name? Well, England cricketer Danielle Wyatt learned it the hard way when she misspelled Indian skipper Virat Kohli’s name, not once but twice. In 2014, a fan-struck Wyatt had sent a marriage proposal to Kohli on her Twitter account. She has posted,
Kholi marry me!!!
— Danielle Wyatt (@Danni_Wyatt) April 4, 2014
She has misspelled Kohli’s name as ‘Kholi’ and it definitely drew the ire of fans who trolled her then on the micro-blogging site.
But her proposal definitely got Kohli’s attention as the Indian skipper sent a bat as a gift to the England cricketer. Few years later, Wyatt chose to use that gifted bat during practice, but didn’t learn her lesson yet again. She posted the pic of the base of the bat with Virat ‘Kholi’ written on it, once again committing an error in the surname. She posted,
— Danielle Wyatt (@Danni_Wyatt) September 10, 2017
But this time around, fans and Twitterati were unforgiving and trolled the England cricketer for misspelling Kohli’s name twice in three years. Since 2013, Kohli has become a bigger brand with his achievements on the cricket field surpassing everyone. Kohli has become a legend of sorts in world cricket currently. Hence, fans did not took it kindly that a fellow cricketer misspelt their hero’s name after committing the same blunder few years ago.
Here are some of the tweets trolling Wyatt,
Kholi again 😂!! Kholi means room & Virat means big/huge !! It means there's "big/huge room" for improvement 😂😂😂
Best wishes 👍👍
— AB de Villiers (@CricNik4u) September 11, 2017
Not your fault it's the commentators , ''Vyraat kholiiiiiiiii hits it over mid on for four''
— Umang Manek (@umangmanek) September 11, 2017
Please stay connected with Indian fans one day you will have more followers than @imVkohli 😂😀
— निखिल साबळे (@imsabale) September 11, 2017