Currently enjoying some break from their packed international schedule, Indian cricket stars have finally found time to spend time with their loved ones on Valentines Day 2019. Not only the cricketers but other sportspersons also took some time off to display their love and affection towards their partner on the various social media platform. Also Read - India vs England: Michael Vaughan Blasts BCCI, ICC Over Motera Pitch Controversy, Calls India Pink-Ball Test Win 'Shallow'
After successful yet hectic tours of Australia and New Zealand, India captain Virat Kohli went out for dinner on the eve of Valentine’s Day at his restaurant Nueva in Delhi. Vice-captain Rohit Sharma also posted a picture of his wife Ritika Sajdeh to wish her Valentine’s while Yuvraj Singh wished wife Hazel Keech on social media. Also Read - IND vs ENG: Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh Slam Motera Pitch, Call It Not Ideal For Test Cricket; Sunil Gavaskar And Geoffrey Boycott Blame Batsmen For Failure
Other cricket stars including – Shikhar Dhawan, Suresh Raina, Kevin Pietersen and Umesh Yadav also took to their official social handles to express their gratitude. Apart from cricketers, badminton star Parupalli Kashyap, who recently tied the knot with ace shuttler Saina Nehwal, shared a picture of them on Twitter with the message, “Happy Valentine’s Day.” Also Read - Virat Kohli Come Out And Defended Motera Wicket as if it's a BCCI Thing: Alastair Cook
Saina Mirza has the cutest Valentines wish as she shared the picture of her newly-born son Izhaan Mirza Malik.
Here are the best tweets by the sports world on Valentines Day 2019:
India will play two T20 Internationals and five ODIs, starting February 24, in what will be their last international assignment before the World Cup, which begins in England on May 30.