Mother's Day 2020: Rare photos of Indian sports stars with mommy dearest

Updated: May 11, 2020, 11:19 | Shawn.Dsouza
  • Sachin Tendulkar: The cricket legend shared a throwback photo from his days as an infant with his mother Rajni and had a wonderful message, "You are AAI to me because, besides everything else you are Always Amazing & Irreplaceable. Thank you for everything you have done for me."

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  • Ravi Shastri: India's head coach shared a photo along with his mother Lakshmi and wished her, "Maa-The person who loves us tirelessly and unconditionally. Happy #MothersDay to all the women doing heroic work of inspiring through parenting and teaching. To her and to all mothers: thank you for your love & guidance."

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  • Virat Kohli: The Indian cricket captain shared a candid photo with his mother Saroj and simply wrote, "Happy mother's day."

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  • Sania Mirza: The tennis ace shared a photo with mom Nasima, sister Anam and son Izhaan and wrote, "Happy Mother's Day Mumma .. We are because of you @anammirzaaa @izhaan.mirzamalik @nasimamirza."

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  • Saina Nehwal: The star shuttler shared a photo with her mother Usha and wrote, "I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life #happymothersday."

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  • Rohit Sharma: The Mumbai Indian captain shared a picture with his mom as well as wife Ritika and wished them, "Two of the most solid and powerful women in my life #HappyMothersDay."

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  • PV Sindhu: The badminton star shared a pic with her mother P. Vijaya and wrote, "Mother + Daugther. Always linked. Forever loved. Happy Mother's Day mom."

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  • Ajinkya Rahane: The Indian batsman shared a photo of his mother Sujata and wife Radhika and wished them, "Two of the most special women in my life, wish you a very Happy Mother's Day! #MothersDay."

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  • Jwala Gutta: The badminton doubles specialist shared a candid photo with her mother Yelan and sister Insi and wrote, "Happy Mother's Day to the bravest and strongest woman in our lives!! Love you mom."

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  • Hardik Pandya: The star all-rounder shared a throwback photo with his mom Nalini and wrote, "Love you then, love you now, love you always Happy #MothersDay maa."

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  • Mithali Raj: The Indian women's skipper shared a beautiful message for her mum with a throwback saying, "You're my favourite person in the world mummy . Thank you for loving me so selflessly and teaching me important life lessons , including the one that while we tread on the path of success, we must walk with dignity and a sound moral compass. #Inspiration."

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  • Mayank Agarwal: The batsman shared a wonderful message along with a throwback photo saying, "Thank you for laughing with us at the best of times and sticking with us through the worst of times. What would we do without you? All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe it to my mother. Happy mother's day."

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  • KL Rahul: The Indian opening batsman shared a candid throwback photo with his mom Rajeshwari and wished her, "Happy Mother's Day Ma, love you."

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  • Cheteshwar Pujara:  The Saurashtra batsman shared a photo of his wife Puja and wished her, "Whenever I look at you as a mother, I look at the purest love and care you have for Aditi #HappyMothersDay."

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  • Pankaj Advani: The Indian cueist shared a photo with his mother Kajal and wished her, "Meri Maa.. Pyaari Maa.. Happy Mother's Day. Love you!"

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About The Gallery

Cricket icons Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, badminton player PV Sindhu and tennis ace Sania Mirza were among India's many sports stars, who took to social media on Sunday to celebrate Mother's Day. With all sporting activities coming to a standstill due to the COVID-19 pandemic, sportspersons are keeping themselves busy by engaging with fans on social media. Here are some messages: