The 'NH10' actress was among the spectators to cheer for Kohli and the Indian team and looked disappointed when Kohli returned to pavilion early.
Anushka, 26, became the butt of all jokes and some nasty tweets soon after Virat got out.
"Feeling sorry for Anushka. Her boyfriend let her down big time! ??:"
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"What did Anushka Sharma tell Virat Kohli before he went out to bat today? 'Virat, I want you here in 5 minutes.' :D #CWC15 #AUSvsIND," a user joked while another wrote, "True Love = Anushka Sharma traveling to Sydney to see Virat Kohli score 1 run. #CWC15."
But there were some sane voices too who countered the trolls for blaming the actress for Kohli's performance.