On the occasion of Bhagat Singh’s 113th birth anniversary, Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan, Harbhajan Singh and many other prominent members of cricket fraternity paid tribute to the late freedom fighter. Bhagat Singh was one of the most loved freedom fighters involved in India’s struggle for independence. At the tender age of 23, he laid down his life for the freedom of nation along with his associates Rajguru and Sukhdev. Bhagat Singh was one of the fearless socialist revolutionaries who wasn’t afraid to put his thoughts and opinion. Along with being brave, Bhagat Singh was aware of the political situations and ideologies of his time. Bhagat Singh Birth Anniversary HD Images, Wallpapers, Pics & Quotes: Pay Tribute to the Freedom Fighter.

Social media got flooded with tributes as Indians remembered Bhagat Singh’s sacrifice on his anniversary. Many cricket stars also joined the bandwagon and shared heartfelt posts. CSK batsman Suresh Raina hailed the revolutionary’s patriotism and bravery while Harbhajan Singh wished his fellow countrymen on the occasion. Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir and Rishabh Pant also penned down their thoughts on social media while remembering the great freedom fighter. Bhagat Singh 113th Birth Anniversary: Know Notable Facts About India's Great Revolutionary and Freedom Fighter.

Suresh Raina Salutes Bravery!!

Shikhar Dhawan Remembers India's Favourite Son!!

Harbhajan Singh Extends Wishes!!

Gautam Gambhir's Message!!

Rishabh Pant Pens Heartfelt Note!!

Meanwhile, cricket stars are busy after a long time as the Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 is underway. Some staggering contest between the bat and ball was witnessed in the first week which has set the tone for the gala T20 extravaganza. Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals have made the desired start to their campaign and will like to continue their winning run. While, the likes of Kings XI Punjab, Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers will be desperate to get the winning momentum. Nevertheless, these are still early days in the tournament, and the tide can turn very quickly.

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