Bollywood celebrities took to micro-blogging website Twitter to hail the legendary Sachin Tendulkar, as he retired from all forms of cricket this afternoon.
Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and several other celebrities were at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai to watch the ‘God of Cricket’ play his last international game.
Lata Mangeshkar: Sachin is a quiet person. He has a big heart and is always ready to help others without thinking twice… I really appreciate his decision of taking retirement. I congratulate him for all his achievements and will pray to God that he gets every success and fame in life.
Aamir Khan: Thank You Sachin for everything that you have given us, your fans. There will never be another like you. Love.
Sridevi: Cricket will never be the same anymore. The world will miss the best batsman its ever seen! Thank You Sachin
Anupam Kher: God never retires. #ThankYouSachin.
Javed Akhtar: Players will come and players will go but Sachin the great will keep making centuries in our memory.
Anushka Sharma: Greatness. Humility. Hero. Inspiration. Dignity. Integrity. Never ever experienced this emotion. Hard to describe. Thank you for the inspiration
Sophie Choudry: #ThankYouSachin for your genius and your grace. A true living legend! India will always be grateful to you!
Abhishek Bachchan: Thank You Sachin you have made it possible for us to say… We come from the same land as the great Sachin Tendulkar.
Dhanush: Century or not. I hope the god of cricket had a memorable time. Emotional!
Shreya Ghoshal: And it’s a new beginning for the living legend…There is still a lot of great cricket left in him. #ThankYouSachin.
Farhan Akhtar: I do not think it as unfortunate to see you retire as I think it fortunate to have watched you play. Thank You Sachin
Neha Dhupia: #ThankYouSachin for the cricket! Standing applause from each and everyone of us.
Ken Ghosh: Watched with tears in my eyes as Sachin walked back to the pavilion. #ThankYouSachin
Shekhar Kapur: Two things India’s next generation won’t have. Unpolluted skies and Sachin Tendulkar #ThankYouSachin.