Sachin Tendulkar’s ‘small request’ on Holi as Virender Sehwag has a blast
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Sachin Tendulkar’s ‘small request’ on Holi as Virender Sehwag has a blast

Sachin Tendulkar has asked fans to save water while celebrating Holi. Virender Sehwag, Irfan Pathan, Mohammad Kaif, Sushil Kumar too wished fans on the celebration of colour.

cricket Updated: Mar 13, 2017 15:12 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times
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Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag wished fans celebrating Holi across India.(PTI)

Sachin Tendulkar, Indian cricket team legend, brought joy to a billion Indians with his legendary knocks and painted the country blue. On Monday, as the nation celebrated Holi, the festival of colour, the maestro joined in the celebration but made a small request to fans.

“May this #Holi add more colours to your life. Have a happy & safe Holi! Also, a small request to save water :),” Sachin wrote on his Twitter account.

However, another Indian cricket great Virender Sehwag said he was celebrating a no holds barred Holi. “Playing Holi Jamkar ! May the festival of colours spread joy, peace,happiness,wealth, and celebration in your life. #HappyHoli!,” he wrote on social media.

Virat Kohli, who along with the Indian cricket team was travelling to Ranchi on Holi, had a special message for fans.

Rohit Sharma, Irfan Pathan and Mohammad Kaif also wished fans on Holi.

Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, 2012 Olympics bronze medallist, tweeted pictures of Barsana, a place in Mathura, where Holi is celebrated in a big way.

Sushil Kumar, double Olympics medallist, too wished fans on Holi.

First Published: Mar 13, 2017 11:54 IST