Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni are the two kings of Indian cricket when it comes to popularity and fame. So it came as no surprise when Twitter India revealed on Tuesday that the Kohli’s heartfelt birthday wish for his predecessor was the “most Retweeted sports-related Tweet” in the year 2019. On July 7, Virat Kohli had posted a picture with Dhoni, both wearing the India ODI jerseys and sporting big smiles, and wrote: “Happy birthday mahi bhai @msdhoni. Very few people understand the meaning of trust and respect and I’m glad to have had the friendship I have with you for so many years. You’ve been a big brother to all of us and as I said before, you will always be my captain.”
Happy birthday mahi bhai @msdhoni. Very few people understand the meaning of trust and respect and I'm glad to have had the friendship I have with you for so many years. You've been a big brother to all of us and as I said before, you will always be my captain 🙂 pic.twitter.com/Wxsf5fvH2m— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) July 7, 2019
Virat Kohli‘s birthday post for Dhoni garnered over 45K ‘Retweets’ and close 420K ‘Likes’ on Twitter.
Twitter India Revealed that it was most retweeted sports related tweet in 2019.
As always, Tamil entertainment was 🔥— Twitter India (@TwitterIndia) December 10, 2019
The most Retweeted Tweet in entertainment was this Tweet from @actorvijay about #Bigil
This also became the Tweet that received the most Retweets with comments. https://t.co/EJNKrKiHDB
Twitter India also posted the top female and male sports handles with PV Sindhu ahead in the women’s category while Virat Kohli leading in the men’s category.
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