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Tendulkar to Kohli, Everyone Turns 'Desi' as they Celebrate Diwali

Cricketnext Staff | Updated: October 23, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Tendulkar to Kohli, Everyone Turns 'Desi' as they Celebrate Diwali

Virat Kohli with his family on Diwali. (Twitter)

Diwali is known as the festival of lights and every household in India loves celebrating the auspicious day when Lord Ram returned to Ayodhya after killing Ravana. And the Indian cricketers also joined their families in celebrating the day as they turned to traditional wear to bring in the festive spirit.

From the legendary Sachin Tendulkar to current skipper Virat Kohli, everyone turned to ‘desi’ wear as they wished their fans and loved ones a very happy Diwali.

Wishing everyone a happy, prosperous and safe Diwali..🙏🏼#shotoniphone8plus

A post shared by Mithali Raj (@mithaliraj) on

Happy Diwali from Mr & Mrs

A post shared by Rohit Sharma (@rohitsharma45) on

Happy Diwali everyone!!

A post shared by Ajinkya Rahane (@ajinkyarahane) on

Happy Diwali every one ✌️🎉❤️

A post shared by Suresh Raina (@sureshraina3) on

Wishing everyone a very #happydiwali. Stay blessed. #diwali #festivaloflights

A post shared by Ishant.sharma (@ishant.sharma29) on

Diwali celebration at home ☺

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Clearly it was all about moving away from the regular jerseys that the Indian players are seen wearing on the field when they take on the world in the gentleman’s game.
First Published: October 19, 2017, 10:50 AM IST

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