Abu Dhabi: India’s ODI vice-captain Rohit Sharma on Saturday devoted his Khel Ratna award to all his followers for his or her unwavering help, saying this “wouldn’t have been possible” with out them.
Rohit, together with paddler Manika Batra, girls’s hockey captain Rani Rampal, wrestler Vinesh Phogat and para-athlete T Mariyappan have been this 12 months awarded the nation’s highest sporting honour.
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“It’s been a wonderful ride and to receive such a sporting honour is a great privilege and I am very happy about it and I owe this to you all. Without your support, it wouldn’t have been possible,” India’s white-ball vice-captain stated on Twitter.
Thanks for all of your needs and plenty of love. pic.twitter.com/vbKaTbfwd7
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) August 22, 2020
Rohit is the fourth cricketer after Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli to obtain the celebrated award.
“Hold supporting and I promise to carry way more laurels for the nation.
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“Since we’re practising social distancing, a digital hug from me to all of you guys,” stated the person who hit an unprecedented 5 lots of in a single ODI World Cup throughout the 2019 version in England.