Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan took to Twitter to express disappointment about the retirement of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.
Shah Rukh said, “O no! Suddenly realised the meaning of addiction. Mine was the Master.I am going thru cold turkey. To see cricket without Sachin? Unbearable.”
'Rang De Basanti' actor Siddharth mentioned how he worshiped Sachin Tendulkar and wrote on Twitter, “We didn’t know Bradman. We didn’t see Sobers. We only saw, knew, ate, drank, slept and worshipped Sachin. The greatest batsman ever. Period.”
He also said how beautiful cricket was with Sachin, “Thank you for making me look so beautiful for 24 years’ - cricket will tell Sachin as he plays his last test in his home ground.”
'Grand Masti' actor Aftab Shivdasani said it's a sad day as Sachin Tendulkar announced his retirement. He said, “The perfect cricketer, the perfect gentleman and the legend @sachin_rt bows out after his 200th test..sad day for fans like me :(.”
IPL anchor and VJ Gaurav Kapoor, “You gave us boundless joy, you gave us exquisite beauty, you gave us treasured memories. You gave us all of you. Thank u Sachin.”
Model Poonam Pandey said, “Sachin was batting for India even before I was born. Salute to a great legend .”
Sachin Tendulkar today announced his decision to retire from Test cricket after playing his landmark 200th match against the West Indies next month, bringing an end to the intense speculation about his future.
The 40-year-old Tendulkar, who has not been in the best of form in recent times, has informed the BCCI about his decision to quit Test cricket after a glorious career spanning 24 years.