Happy Raksha Bandhan: Raksha Bandhan is celebrated with great pomp and show in India, as it celebrates the bond between siblings. The meaning of the word “Raksha Bandhan” is “ the bond of protection” which signifies the strength of the relationship between a brother and a sister. On the special occasion, IPL 2021 franchises chipped in with their heartfelt best wishes to all the people celebrating on social media.
Happy Raksha Bandhan: Punjab Kings shared a heartfelt image to mark the occasion with a graphic that symbolised a rakhi with pictures from some of their players and their celebrations with their siblings. In pictures, captain KL Rahul, Arshdeep Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Harpreet Brar and Ishan Porel posing with their siblings as they celebrated the festivities.
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) August 22, 2021
Defending champions Mumbai Indians shared a video of how some of their stars reunited with their sisters in India virtually while they are in Abu Dhabi preparing for the upcoming IPL 2021 Phase 2. Arjun Tendulkar, Anmolpreet Singh, Yudhvir Singh, Aditya Tare featured in the clip wishing their sisters on the occasion before sending the same across to their fans.
Separated by seas, bound by the sibling bond 💙
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) August 22, 2021
Delhi Capitals came up with an inventive gift review system to send their wishes across for Raksha Bandhan 2021. The meme sees the sister opt for a gift review system who declares her brother out as he did not make enough effort or impact with his gift. Watch the post here:
It's that time of the year when every sister takes a GRS (Gift Review System) which inevitably turns the decision in her favour 😁💙
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) August 22, 2021
Shreyas Iyer also shared a beautiful picture with sister Shresta Iyer.
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RCB simply put out a message wishing their fans on the festival. Sunrisers Hyderabad also shared a graphic of siblings playing cricket and put out a heartfelt wish saying, “We didn’t even realize we were making memories, we just knew we were having fun playing our favourite game Cricket bat and ball. Here’s wishing everyone a very happy #RakshaBandhan”
The RCB family wishes you a happy Raksha Bandhan! 🙌
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) August 22, 2021
We didn’t even realize we were making memories, we just knew we were having fun playing our favorite game 🏏
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) August 22, 2021
— Chennai Super Kings – Mask P😷du Whistle P🥳du! (@ChennaiIPL) August 22, 2021