It was a sad moment for the entire country when the God of Cricket, Sachin Tendulkar bid adieu to the sport after playing his 200th Test at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, last week. The 40-year-old’s farewell speech was so emotional that it brought tears to several eyes. Sachin was also honored with the prestigious Bharat Ratna, which obviously called for a celebration.
The Master Blaster’s farewell bash was a star studded affair and was held at Waterstones Club, Sahara in Mumbai. The guests included, Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya, Karan Johar, Aamir Khan, Kiran, Adhuna and Farhan Akhtar, Arshad Warsi, Neeta Ambani, Asha Bhonsle, Isha Kopikar, and Sonu Nigam among others.
Amitabh Bachchan wrote this touching message on his Facebook wall, “A delightful evening with Sachin Tendulkar, as he invites us to celebrate his Bharat Ratna, along with his team mates and family and friends .. all paying such glorious tributes to this pride of our nation … meeting up with all the members of the Indian Team .. players whom we admire and respect as we see their accomplishments on the field .. so humble and generous in their countenance !! Wishing Sachin all the very best he deserves in the coming years. Thank you Sachin for making all of us proud to be an Indian !!!”
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