Bollywood gets emotional on Sachin Tendulkar's last match

By Urvi Parikh, Glamsham Editorial

What with Sachin Tendulkar declaring his retirement after his 200th test match, which started today at Mumbai, not only are the fans feeling bad about it but even our Bollywood bigwigs. While Sachin is a global icon, it comes as no surprise to see our B-Town stars expressing their displeasure about his last appearance on the field.

Celebs like Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Neha Dhupia, Sophie Choudry, Manoj Bajpayee, Anupam Kher, Sangeeth Sivan, Kunal Kohli amongst others got on to a social networking site to express their feelings for the 'Master Blaster'.

While junior Bachchan posted, "Only 2 words for the next few days......... SACHIIIIIIN ... SACHIIIIIN!!! #ThankYouSachin", actor Sonu Sood wrote, "For me #cricket was, Cricket Is n cricket Will be known bec of one man @sachin_rt #ThankYouSachin .love u always."

Filmmaker Kunal Kohli posted, "@sachin_rt see his impatience to get into the ground in 1990,I'm sure it'll be the same today. Sangeeth Sivan wrote, "@sachin_rt walks out 4 his last test today - thank you sachin for all the great moments u have given us for 24 long years #ThankYouSachin."

Others who posted their messages for Sachin Tendulkar include -

Anupam Kher: "Dear @sachin_rt, THANKS for making us believe in words like Hope, Faith, Optimism and National Pride. Best thing is, you are MADE IN INDIA.:)"

Sophie Choudry : "It's all about Saaaccchhiiiinn! #ThankYouSachin for all the memories! We will always love u! #Legend @sachin_rt"

Neha Dhupia: "It's all because of you #ThankYouSachin for making us fall in love with the game and the sport! I heart @sachin_rt ,I heart #cricket !"

Tanuj Garg: "Is anyone working today? #wankhede #SachinTendulkar"

Manoj Bajpayee: "Thank you Sachin for all the happiness!"

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