New Delhi:Indian skipper Virat Kohli, before leaving for England and Wales for the ICC World Cup 2019, had said they will try to win the quadrennial event for country’s soldiers.
Former Indian batsman and the 2011 World Cup winner, Sachin Tendulkar has now opined on Kohli’s gesture of trying to win World Cup for the saviours of the nation.
The Master Blaster said that the soldiers cannot be compared to anyone else as they are the top of the country and fully deserve all the respect. He further then termed Kohli’s take as an ‘amazing gesture’ while adding that Team India has to ensure that it gives its best on the field and dedicate the win to the soldiers.
“The soldiers of the country are at the top of the country, we cannot compare them to anyone as they fight for the country and they deserve the respect. Team India is saying they’re trying to win the World Cup for the soldiers and this is an amazing gesture… We have to ensure that we do our best and dedicate the win to them,” said Tendulkar at a press conference on Sunday.