Football legend and 1986 World Cup-winner Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60. But his impact was not limited to just one sport, with many cricketers paying tribute to one of the greatest of all time.
My hero no more ..my mad genius rest in peace ..I watched football for you.. pic.twitter.com/JhqFffD2vr— Sourav Ganguly (@SGanguly99) November 25, 2020
Football and the world of sports has lost one of its greatest players today.— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) November 25, 2020
Rest in Peace Diego Maradona!
You shall be missed. pic.twitter.com/QxhuROZ5a5
I still can't believe my childhood hero, Maradona is no more..He was my biggest inspiration ...How his number 10 jersey became my favourite and I added that number in my team jersey ..I will miss you every minute my hero..May your soul rest in peace#Legend #Maradona #10 pic.twitter.com/squMm337Lm— Jhulan Goswami (@JhulanG10) November 25, 2020
Big big loss! Our childhood star who gave us so many memories to cherish & celebrate. Saddened to hear about the demise of The legend #diegomaradona. You will live on in hearts & memories. pic.twitter.com/hyHbdSKqqi— Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) November 25, 2020
Such sad news of the passing of an icon and a legend. A man who defined an era and brought joy and inspiration to many millions around the world. Rest In Peace Diego Maradona.— Kumar Sangakkara (@KumarSanga2) November 25, 2020
One of the greatest icons of the game Diego Maradona passes away, a very sad day for World sports. Condolences to his family, friends and well-wishers. pic.twitter.com/JGFtQJ0vDu— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) November 25, 2020
Growing up....Football was Diego Maradona. Diego Maradona was football. 2020 has taken away one more jewel.... R.I.P Legend. #Sad— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) November 25, 2020
In my childhood I didn't follow football much but definitely knew who #Maradona was. RIP legend...— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) November 25, 2020