Sachin Tendulkar, Brett Lee And Jonty Rhodes came together to celebrate the Diwali 2018, the festival of lights. In a video shared by Tendulkar on Twitter, the trio is seen having fun. The former cricketers played a fulfilled game and had to name the sweets by tasting, with eyes, off course closed. Diwali 2018: Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh and Other Cricketers Wish Fans on the Occasion of Deepavali
Former South African cricketer Jonty was the first to taste the sweets followed by Tendulkar and former Australian pacer Lee. Tendulkar shared the video and captioned it as “Diwali is all about happiness and having sweets. @brettlee_58, @jontyrhodes8 and I enjoyed a few laughs and some mithai too. Have a safe Diwali filled with laughter, everyone. आप सभी को दिवाली की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ। (Wishing everyone on the occasion of Diwali) #HappyDiwali.” Diwali 2018 Special: These Knocks by Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Virender Sehwag & Rohit Sharma Can Work As Firecrackers This Deepavali (Watch Videos)
Here's the video:
Diwali is all about happiness and having sweets. @brettlee_58, @jontyrhodes8 and I enjoyed a few laughs and some mithai too. Have a safe Diwali filled with laughter, everyone. आप सभी को दिवाली की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ।#HappyDiwali pic.twitter.com/84VWVSE0Xc
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) November 7, 2018
Both Jonty and Lee are known for their love for India. Jonty named his daughter in 2015 as India as the former cricketer has spent a lot of time in India. Lee, on the other hand, considers India as his second home and is often in the country for his commentary stints.
The former Australian fast-bowler in 2016 made his Bollywood debut with 'UnIndian', a romcom opposite Tannishtha Chatterjee. Lee received praises for his role in the movie as well. Besides it, Lee has worked with famous Indian singer Asha Bhosle. In 2006, Lee penned the lyrics for the famous song ‘You're the One For Me’ and recorded it with Asha. Lee has also acted in Bollywood movie Victory, which was released in 2008 starring Harman Baweja.