The sports industry started their day with one of the most heart rending news of the year as the legendary cricketer Yashpal Sharma passed away today. As per the media report, the cricket legend died due to cardiac arrest and his demise has shocked the people across the country. Yashpal Sharma was one of the heroes who led the iconic triumph of India in the 1983 World Cup where the team of Kapil Dev won the World Cup for the first time. The nation is lamenting at the demise of the cricketer and actor Jatin Sarna has wrote a heartfelt note paying tribute to Yashpal Sharma.
Jatin sarna will be portraying the role of Yashpal Sharma in the much awaited movie ’83’ helmed by Kabir Khan. The actor shares a post on his Instagram page paying tribute to the legendary cricketer and said that the history will never forget Yashpal Sharma. He penned the note as “This is not done sir, no not fair and god you too not fair. Yashpal sir. can’t believe, you can not leave so soon abhi toh paari baaki thi, Abhi toh mulakaat baaki thi aapke ghar aana tha milne mujhe, Saath mai film dekhni thi aapke, aapke expression dekhne thae.. Yash paah yash paah karke chillana tha sabne sabko pata chalna tha kon hai ye sher, sir…. @yashpalsharmacricketer you will be remembered, History will never forget you”.
Actor Tahir Raj Bhasin took to his Twitter handle to pay tribute on the demise of Yashpal Sharma. The actor plays a key role in the film ’83’ and wrote as “Saddened by the demise of Yashpal Sharma. An incredible sporting spirit who contributed immensely to Indian cricket and to India’s 1983 World Cup win. Prayers to his family. May he rest in peace”.
Saddened by the demise of Yashpal Sharma. An incredible sporting spirit who contributed immensely to Indian cricket and to India's 1983 World Cup win. Prayers to his family. May he rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/lVq2Soz6Lc
— Tahir Raj Bhasin (@TahirRajBhasin) July 13, 2021