After the memorable ‘Friendship Day’, the ‘bond of protection’ burgeoned on a famous ‘Raksha Bandhan’ Day that brought smiles, love, affection, sweet memories to the Indian cricketers. Just like last time, Indian cricketers celebrated the famous festival with their adorable sisters and made the day extra special.

The likes of Virender Sehwag, Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuvraj Singh celebrated the auspicious day and have also uploaded the cool snaps on their official Twitter accounts. However, the motive is to spread happiness, love and respect, protect the Women which the above-mentioned players manifested with full zest today.

Virat Kohli with his sister Bhavani Kohli (Credits: Virat Kohli Official Twitter Account)

A day that saw brothers giving mesmerising presents to their sisters also saw an important ritual that was performed in every home i.e sister tieing a knot in brother’s hand in order to strengthen the brother-sister relationship. However, the Indian cricketers had one heck of a day.

Here is how cricketers celebrated the famous ‘Raksha Bandhan’ today: