The Indian skipper, Virat Kohli took to Twitter to inform people that in past he has never claimed that he is a vegan and he also stressed the fact that he has always maintained that he was a vegetarian. Kohli’s response comes after he, during a question-and-answer session, said that he consumes egg white, among other things, in his diet. Virat Kohli answered a lot of interesting questions on Saturday during the session, regarding his diet to quarantine routine to his bond with his predecessor, MS Dhoni.
Virat was trolled by his fans he is an egg-eating vegan. Tweeting about the same, Kohli wrote: “I never claimed to be vegan. Always maintained I’m vegetarian. Take a deep breath and eat your Veggies (if you want).”
I never claimed to be vegan. Always maintained I'm vegetarian. Take a deep breath and eat your Veggies (if you want 😉)💪😂✌️
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 1, 2021
A fan asked the Indian skipper about his routine during quarantine to which Kohli replied: “Train once a day. Spend time with family. Pretty normal.” Given the fitness standards set by Virat Kohli, it was only normal that many fans, who admire him, are intrigued about his eating habits.
During teh Q&A session, Virat was asked about his diet during the session and he revealed that it mainly comprises “lots of vegetables, some eggs, 2 cups of coffee, dal, quinoa, lots of spinach, love dosa too”. In the end, he also highlighted that it is important to make sure that whatever he consumes is in “controlled quantities”.
In September 2019, Virat Kohli had praised a documentary that spread awareness about plant-based eating and added that he never felt better in his life since he turned vegetarian.
Virat had earlier tweeted, “Saw Game Changers on Netflix. Being a vegetarian athlete has made me realize what I have believed all these years regarding diet was a myth. What an amazing documentary and yes I’ve never felt better in my life after I turned vegetarian.”