Our nation is celebrating it's 72nd Independence Day today. A number of cricketers from the greats Sachin Tendulkar and Anil Kumble to the modern day superstars like Rohit Sharma took to Twitter to wish their fellow countrymen on the occasion.
It is a matter of great pride to represent your country at the international level. While taking cognizance of this fact a number of cricketers used social media platforms to express gratitude towards their nation and countrymen.
Here are some of the tweets from sportspersons celebrating the auspicious day: