On Dussehra 2017, India’s cricket, sports stars seek ‘triumph of good over evil’
Dussehra 2017 is being celebrated across India on Saturday. Cricket stars Yuvraj Singh and Mithali Raj have wished their followers on social mediaUpdated: Sep 30, 2017 14:17 IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai
Indian sports personalities such as Saina Nehwal, Yogeshwar Dutt, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma and Yuvraj Singh were among those on Saturday took to social media to wish their fans on the occasion of Dussehra.
While Yuvraj Singh wished for triumph of good ‘within and all around us’, wrestler Yogeshwar shared a picture on his Twitter page to convey his good wishes.
Wishing everyone a very #HappyDussehra .Let the bad diminish and good triumph within and all around us— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) September 30, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar, who never forgets to celebrate India’s big occasions, wished his followers with a video message on Dussehra 2017.
सगळ्यांना दसऱ्याच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा 🙏 pic.twitter.com/S6g8vSG54Q— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) September 30, 2017
Yogeshwar shared a social message written in Hindi, as he posted it as a picture on his Twitter page.
Saina Nehwal kept it simple, as she wrote ‘Happy Dussehra’ in her message.
Happy Dussehra 🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/fA7bMxRuBv— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) September 30, 2017
Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya posted a picture with his elder brother, Krunal Pandya, who remains a vital cog in the Mumbai Indians’ (MI) line-up.
RP Singh wrote a long message while wishing his fans.
Indian cricket’s batting star and Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma wished for a ‘year full of smiles’.
May this #Dussehra brighten up our lives with happy times and a year full of smiles. Best wishes.— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) September 30, 2017
Shikhar Dhawan, who has been away from the Indian side, urged people to instigate the change they want to see.
Kill the devil inside you and see the world change around you. Happy Dussehra 🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/5Ilsvs8kuo— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) September 30, 2017
Mithali Raj, who recently won the Vogue Women of the Year award, also wished her followers.
Wishing everyone a happy Dussehra! May good always trump evil.— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) September 30, 2017
Former Indian cricket team captain and coach Anil Kumble was at it too.
Let this Dasara lighten up your sky with positivity and enthusiasm. #HappyDasara— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) September 30, 2017
The Indian cricket team will aim for finishing their ODI series on a high, as they take on Australia in the fifth and final ODI at Nagpur on Sunday. India have already clinched the five-match series 3-1.
First Published: Sep 30, 2017 14:09 IST