Bollywood family joined hands to show their support and protect Yuvraj Singh, from the public ire after he failed to perform in finals of the T20 Worldcup against Sri Lanka. So furious was the public that post the match, they started pelting stones at the cricketers residence in Chandigharh.
This episode didn’t really go down well with out Bollywood fraternity. Taking to Twitter, some of our stars extended their support to Yuvi.
Amitabh Bachchan wrote on his blog, “Ok …. so we lost to Sri Lanka in the World Cup final T20 tonight .. yes disappointed, but proud of our team and our boys for reaching the final, against the best teams in the world .. it was just not our day and the better team won … congratulations to Sri Lanka, who played really well ..”
Varun Dhawan, who is basking in the success of his recent hit flick, ‘Main Tera Hero’ tweeted, “Yuvi won us the World Cup, he gave us happiness when he was still having cancer. how can people forget that #Shame… He further tweeted, “How can people be so daft in cricket you sometimes loose and sometimes win just agree that lanka played better today. Heard that people are throwing stones at yuvi’s house. how stupid and immature…”
Actor-director-producer Arbaaz Khan wrote, “Yuvi has been a match winner, yesterday he had an off day, unfortunate it had to be a WC final, he’s still a great player.. Lets move on…”
Director Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted: “Who are these idiots who are pelting stones just because we lost a game? Have we forgotten it was @YUVSTRONG12 who won us both d World Cups?”
Actor Dino Morea also tweeted in support of Yuvraj: “REALLY?? These people need to grow a BRAIN. PLAIN STUPID.” He added, “Wow, INDIA wins a Final, we put them so High up on a Pedestal, INDIA looses, and we rip them apart. Guys it’s a sport, win some, loose some.”