India’s star shooter Abhinav Bindra was too close to grabbing another Olympics medal on Monday. Bindra finished fourth in the 10m Air Rifle shooting and missed the chance to grab a bronze medal for the country by a very low margin. His efforts though has been lauded by fans all over India, including the the former and present Indian cricketers.
Read how the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir wished the Shooting champion.
Sachin Tendulkar said he is still proud of the 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist
— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) August 8, 2016
Virender Sehwag too could not stop himself for wishing Abhinav for his good performance.
Thode Se reh gaye @Abhinav_Bindra bt efforts like urs unite&help us realise pwr of sports,Not won medal bt won billion hearts,U r a CHAMPION
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) August 8, 2016
VVS Laxman said Bindra will always stay an inspiration for young India
Congrats @Abhinav_Bindra on a illustrious career??We are proud of all your achievements??U will always be an inspiration for young India??
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) August 9, 2016
Aakash Chopra finished congratulating Bindra through one of Bindra’s own quote.
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) August 8, 2016
Gautam Gambhir acknowledged Bindra’s effort through a tweet.
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) August 8, 2016