Indians across the world is celebrating Holi in high spirits – the festival of colours which is a symbol of victory of good over evil. The festival of Holi is celebrated in a fun and frolic fashion by smearing colours on each other. Traditional cuisines and sweets are also prepared and distributed in households and markets.

To mark the special occasion, some of India’s as well as global sports icons, teams and celebrity personalities from various backgrounds took to social media to wish those celebrating.

Cities across the country saw vibrant celebrations and people from of all walks celebrated the festival in great spirits.

Here’s how some of the cricketing legends wished their followers and fellow countrymen on the occasion: