Ashish Nehra, Veteran pacer ,who played his last match on Wednesday and could not get a best send off as Indian Team thrashed New Zealand Team by 53 runs in first T20I at the ‘Feroz Shah Kotla’ in Delhi. After win, Indian players Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli carried Nehra on their shoulders and took the victory lap.
Team India and Feroz Shah Kotla came together to bid their home bowler Nehra. Posters of different shapes, colours and sizes were seen on the ground with some emotional messages for ‘Nehra Ji’, the name which is given by his former teammate Virender Sehwag.
Nehra closed the curtains on his 19 year career in cricket and after this news, his fans took to social media to express their love with special messages.
Checkout Some Tweets-
Thank you Nehra !! You have served the nation for almost two decades of tym !! Literally Proved that Age is Just a Number !! Now it’s Tym for Some Fun and Joy !!! Legend era Came to an End #LEGENDRETIRES 😔😔🙏🙏🙏 #Nehra #Ash pic.twitter.com/JffAAU0S1k
— Lokesh Reddy (@its_me_lokey) November 1, 2017
— Pavan Hp (@pavan_hpmanu) November 1, 2017
— Mayanti Langer (@Langer_Mayanti) November 1, 2017
— AMAN YADAV (@AMANyad21154691) November 1, 2017
— Kamala Kanta Sethy (@KamalaSethy) November 1, 2017
— aahna sharma (@aahnas1) November 1, 2017
— Avinash K. Jha (@iavinashkjha) November 1, 2017
— Sir Jadeja (@SirJadeja) November 1, 2017
A true example of what Nehra is to the youngsters, a fan entering in the ground to touch Nehra’s feet was a true example of that.