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6 Foreign Cricketers & Their Love For India Will Make Every Indian Happy And Proud 

6 Foreign Cricketers & Their Love For India Will Make Every Indian Happy And Proud

India is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful countries of the world and what makes it different from the other countries is its diverse culture and traditions, different languages spoken in almost each state of the country along with the strong social fabric which makes it possible for people of different religions to live together with harmony.

The Indian Premier League has made it possible for the foreign cricketers to explore India in a better way as they spend a considerable amount of time every year in India and few foreign cricketers have openly expressed their love for India. We are going to tell you about some foreign cricketers who have fallen in love with India and Indians as well:

1. Jonty Rhodes

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The former South African cricketer is one of the best fielders of all times and for him India is his second home after South Africa. Jonty is so much in love with India that he named his daughter after the country as he feels that India as country has a good balance in traditions, culture and heritage.

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Jonty regularly visits India due to his commitments in IPL and other projects and he keeps his fans updated with his trips in India, for example last year he made a post from the city of Rishikesh, Uttarakhand.

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2. Steve Smith

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The Australian batsman is one of the finest talents of the present times and has a huge fan following in the IPL as well. In 2017, when Steve Smith was a part of the Rising Pune Supergiant (now defunct) he loved the Marathi culture and people so much that he not only posted a clip in which he tried to speak in Marathi language and also wore the traditional Marathi dress.

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After that Steve Smith played for Rajasthan Royals as their skipper but this year he was released by the franchise and now he is a part of the Delhi Capitals for the IPL2021.

3. Brett Lee

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Brett Lee, the former Aussie pacer is also one of those foreign cricketers who love India a lot. Brett Lee was praised a lot for his music album ‘You’re the one for me’ in which he sang with the legendary Indian playback singer Asha Bhonsle.

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Brett Lee has also openly expressed his love for the Indian food and he loved to have it whenever he visits India. He also showed no hesitation in wearing Indian dresses, for example during the Tamil Nadu Premier League T20 tournament, he was seen wearing the traditional lungi which is called veshti.

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Brett Lee also started a social service organization in the year 2007

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4. Dwayne Bravo

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The West Indian cricketer is one of the most famous cricketers among the Indian fans because of his association with MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings.

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What makes him famous is his attitude which gives an impression that he is a fun-loving person. Dwayne Bravo is a multi-faceted character as he has not only worked in a Tamil movie, Ula but has also sung a song in collaboration with Punjabi singer Jassie Gill titled Chamiya which featured the famous choreographer Shakti Mohan.

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Dwayne Bravo will be playing for CSK again in the IPL2021.

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5. Matthew Hayden

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The former Australian cricketer was known for his hard-hitting batting and he was showered with lot of love when he played for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL.

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Matthew Hayden was quite surprised after getting so much of love as he was from a different country. The Aussie cricketer also reciprocated by wearing the traditional attires and digging his teeth in local delicacies and praising their taste.

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Though Matthew Hayden has retired from all forms of cricket now but he works as a commentator now and visits India whenever he gets a chance.

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6. Chris Gayle

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This West Indian cricketer is also one of the most loved cricketers in India and there is no denying the fact that other than his hard-hitting style of batting, he is also loved for his cool & lively attitude.

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Chris Gayle has also talked about the love and affection that he got in India after playing in India and also after featuring some of the commercials.

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Well, who will not fall in love with India, what do you say?

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