Cricketing world pays rich tribute to Ashish Nehra

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Ashish Nehra ended his 18-year-old career on Wednesday, after playing the 1st T20I against New Zealand at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi.

Nehra made his Test debut in 1999 and played a big hand in Team India reaching the finals of 2003 World Cup and 2011 World Cup. He walked away with a winner’s medal in 2011 World Cup and that was the last ODI he played for a long time.

The 38-year-old pacer got a chance to come back in Team India through T20I matches. He grabbed the opportunity well and had a dream run, even got to have a farewell match at his home ground.

Nicknamed as ‘Nehraji’ by his teammates was paid rich tributes on Twitter by fans and cricket fraternity after Nehra’s farewell match.

Here are some of the best tweets from cricketing world thanking Ashish Nehra and congratulating him on a wonderful career:

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