October 17 was a day for Hindu married women to get decked up in their best attire and observe the fast of Karwa Chauth. From dangling accessories to bright clothes, everyone put up their best to celebrate the day with their husbands.
On the special occasion, current and former Indian cricketers namely Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag, Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, Harbhajan Singh, and Ishant Sharma also shared pictures with their wives on social media.
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) October 17, 2019
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) October 17, 2019
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) October 17, 2019
— Bhuvneshwar Kumar (@BhuviOfficial) October 17, 2019
The ones who fast together laugh together ❤️😃. Happy karvachauth 😇 pic.twitter.com/7KQXp0Jkcc
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) October 17, 2019
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) October 18, 2019
— Ishant Sharma (@ImIshant) October 17, 2019
As far as cricket is concerned, captain Kohli was the star of the show as India completely dominated South Africa to win the second Test by an innings and 137 runs in Pune on Sunday.
In the process, India also clinched the three-Test series with a match to spare.
Moreover, it was India’s record 11th Test series victory on home soil, surpassing Australia’s ten on the trot.
The third and final Test of the series will begin in Ranchi on Saturday (October 19).