International Women's Day: Virender Sehwag, Saina Nehwal, Harbhajan Singh Post Special Messages

Updated: 08 March 2018 14:41 IST

Sportspersons from all fields celebrated the day.

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PV Sindhu took to Instagram and posted a pic with his mother. © Instagram

The International Women's Day celebrates the achievements of women in different fields. On this auspicious day, women are being honoured for their efforts in the development of the country. Cricketers and other sportspersons on Thursday took to Twitter and celebrated the achievements of women by posting special messages.

Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag posted an encouraging message on his Twitter handle.

"Once she worked as a child labourer and used to stitch footballs to help her parents, now 19-year-old Zainab has transformed herself into an activist committed to the cause of children's education. Every day is #WomensDay," Sehwag wrote.

Here's how other cricketers extended greetings on the occasion of International Women's Day.

India veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh posted photos of his wife, mother and daughter on International Women's Day.

India star badminton player Saina Nehwal posted a pic with his family.

Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu took to Instagram and posted a pic with his mother.

 

Happy womens day???? #proudtobeawoman#??

A post shared by sindhu pv (@pvsindhu1) on

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi also extended their greetings on the occasion of International Women's Day.

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Topics : India Cricket Team Harbhajan Singh Virender Sehwag Mohammad Kaif VVS Laxman Yuvraj Singh Suresh Raina Cricket
Highlights
  • Virender Sehwag posted an encouraging message on his Twitter handle
  • Harbhajan Singh posted photos of his wife, mother and daughter
  • Saina Nehwal posted a pic with his family
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