Bollywood fraternity stood together to show their support for Yuvraj Singh. He faced the ire of public for not performing in the T20 Worldcup finals against Sri Lanka.
Bollywood actors and many fans of Yuvraj are rallying and showing their support. Some of the unruly fans pelted stones at the all-rounder's residence in Chandigarh to vent out anger on him. These are some of the actors who took it to Twitter to support Yuvraj.
Amitabh Bachchan defended the cricketer, and the living legend wrote on his blog. "Ok .... so we lost to Sri Lanka in the World Cup final T20 tonight .. yes disappointed, but proud of our team and our boys for reaching the final, against the best teams in the world .. it was just not our day and the better team won ... congratulations to Sri Lanka, who played really well .."
Actor Varun Dhawan, whose ‘Main Tera Hero' is doing good at box office tweeted, "Yuvi won us the World Cup, he gave us happiness when he was still having cancer. how can people forget that #Shame... Continuing in the same vein, he wrote on the micro-blogging site, "how can people be so daft in cricket you sometimes loose and sometimes win just agree that lanka played better today (sic). He added, "Heard that people are throwing stones at yuvi's house. how stupid and immature..."
Actor-director-producer Arbaaz Khan urged the fans to move on in life. He wrote on twitter, "Yuvi has been a match winner, yesterday he had an off day, unfortunate it had to be a WC final, he's still a great player.. Lets move on..."
Director Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted: "Who are these idiots who are pelting stones just because we lost a game? Have we forgotten it was @YUVSTRONG12 who won us both d World Cups?"
Actor Dino Morea also tweeted in support of Yuvraj, writing: "REALLY?? These people need to grow a BRAIN. PLAIN STUPID." He added, "Wow, INDIA wins a Final, we put them so High up on a Pedestal, INDIA looses, and we rip them apart. Guys it's a sport, win some, loose some."