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From Tendulkar to Kohli, Indian Players Celebrate Raksha Bandhan

Cricketnext Staff |August 26, 2018, 9:40 PM IST
From Tendulkar to Kohli, Indian Players Celebrate Raksha Bandhan

Several former and current cricketers, including Indian captain Virat Kohli and master blaster Sachin Tendulkar took to social media to celebrate Raksha Bandhan.

The leading run-scorer in Tests and ODIs Tendulkar celebrated the occasion at home, sharing a clip of him and his sister. He said, “Memories will always be there forever and the bond of love always grows stronger and stronger. #HappyRakshaBandhan, Tai!

Former India opener Virender Sehwag shared images of him and his sisters enjoying occasion. He wrote, “Celebrating the wonderful inseparable bond that is Raksha Bandhan. With my lovely sisters Anju ji and Manju ji , I Ganju ji :) Wishing you all a very #HappyRakshaBhandan”

Kohli, who was awarded the player of the match at Trent Bridge, shared an image from his younger days with his sister and mother celebrating the festival. He wrote, “Throwback to fond memories with @bhawnadhingra2Didi Wishing a very Happy #Rakhito all the sisters around the world.”

Here are some other players celebrating the festival:

Cricket World Cup Points Table

Pos Team P W L T/NR PTS NRR
1
IND
9 7 1 1 15 +0.80
2
AUS
9 7 2 0 14 +0.86
3
ENG
9 6 3 0 12 +1.15
4
NZ
9 5 3 1 11 +0.17
5
PAK
9 5 3 1 11 -0.43
6
SL
9 3 4 2 8 -0.91
7
SA
9 3 5 1 7 -0.03
8
BAN
9 3 5 1 7 -0.41
9
WI
9 2 6 1 5 -0.22
10
AFG
9 0 9 0 0 -1.32

Team Rankings

Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3631 113
2 New Zealand 2547 111
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6420 123
2 India 6807 122
3 New Zealand 4763 113
4 Australia 5470 112
5 South Africa 5193 110
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 Australia 5471 261
5 India 7273 260
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